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Values in Conflict: Public Attitudes on Embryonic Stem Cell Research
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2005-10)
Stem cells are unique among human cells in that they possess the uncanny ability to develop into virtually any other cell of the body, offering a hypothetical tool kit for repairing diseased hearts, mending broken spinal ...
The Genetic Town Hall: Making Every Voice Count
(GENETICS & PUBLIC POLICY CENTER, 2004)
In six American cities during the summer of 2004, a unique information exchange took place. From students to seniors, from medical professionals to people with disabilities, from the homeless to the well-to-do, people ...
Law and policy director Gail Javitt presents comments at the Food and Drug Administration hearing on Consumer-Directed Promotion of Regulated Medical Products
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2005-11-01)
Center director Kathy Hudson testifies before the President's Council on Bioethics
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2004-06-12)
Law and policy director Gail Javitt public comments before the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Genetics Health and Society
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2006-03-27)
Statement of Kathy Hudson, Ph.D Re: New Research on Derivation of Embryonic Stem Cells
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2005-09-16)
Regulating reproductive genetics: A review of American bioethics commissions and comparison to the British Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2005-08-25)
Many people are now advocating expanded government regulation of research and clinical use of reproductive technologies. Although many of these technologies have been in use or anticipated for more than twenty-five years, ...
Reproduction, genetics and the law
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2005-06)
Both reproductive medicine and genetics are seeing rapid, and in some instances, revolutionary medical and scientific advances. Courts have been called upon to resolve a variety of novel disputes arising from these areas, ...
Reproductive genetics: Conceiving new wrongs?
(Genetics and Public Policy Center, 2005)
Genetic testing ought to make it easier for couples to make informed reproductive choices. But when mistakes occur, or communication falters, lawsuits soon follow.