Consultation: Emerging biotechnologies

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics will be soon launching a call for views and evidence on the ethical issues raised by emerging biotechnologies. By looking at both current examples, such as synthetic biology and nanotechnology, and taking lessons from older cases, such as GM crops and IVF, the Council is interested in the way society and policy makers respond to new biotechnologies and how benefits from these technologies can be secured in an ethically appropriate manner.

Find out more about the Working Party and sign up for alerts about this consultation here.


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