0000-0002-6828-1000 Advances in the field of biotechnology and synthetic biology are providing tremendous promise with respect to new ways to combat disease, produce useful chemicals, and remediate environmental damage, to name a few applications. However,
Archives for February 2019
0000-0002-6828-1000Guest post by Thomas Clements Jiankui He made waves in November 2018 when he announced he had successfully genetically modified human twin girls using CRISPR. How did he do it? What are the ethical concerns?
0000-0002-6828-1000 Guest post by Joseph Vogel Twenty-five years of negotiations by Parties to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity over “access to genetic resources” and “benefit sharing” have rendered no fruit, just frustration. A