The use of genome-modification tools in wild species must be properly governed to avoid irreversible damage to ecosystems, says Jeantine Lunshof

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About gene-edited super babies. Let’s talk about making babies. Specifically, designer babies. Because ever since in vitro fertilization made it possible for parents to select embryos with the best genetics, precisely-engineered progeny have been a big fear

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Reproduction 3.0

February 26, 2015

With a vote on Tuesday, the UK became the first nation to allow a mitochondrial donation technique to be licensed for use. Our faculty join the discussion on the ethics of creating a child with DNA from 3 “parents.”

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Op-Ed: Just Another Rule

August 9, 2013

Our Ishan Dasgupta on Alex Rodriguez, PEDs, and why we need to rethink doping in sport.

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Saad Anjum reviews Universal Pictures’: Despicable Me 2 and finds some bioethics amidst Gru and his minions

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Op-Ed: Human Enhancement

March 8, 2013

Does enhancement push humanity over an ethical line?

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The rules that govern elite sport are often arbitrary, but that’s OK.

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11 for Bioethics in ’12

December 29, 2011

Faculty members from the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics make eleven predictions about the big issues facing bioethics in 2012

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