About Bioethics Observatory - Institute of Life Sciences UCV

Our website includes “Special Reports” and news, based on the latest biomedical and biotechnological research findings from the world’s top medical and scientific journals. A multidisciplinary editor staff gives a medical and personalistic bioethical assessment. It is also a dynamic means of communication with our readers to reflect on these issues.

Britain proposes genome sequencing in all newborns. Medical and ethical approach

The United Kingdom has proposed that all children will be [...]

Biological machines – biobots – created with animal cells. Bioethical approach

New biological entity produced by synthetic biology. Biobots American scientists [...]

Missouri defends the human embryo’s legal status of person

Missouri is one of several American states that follow Trump's [...]

Clinical trial reporting breaks the law in Europe and the United States. Ethical approach

Last year, we published an article (see HERE) on the [...]

Debate on heading in children’s football. Scottish restriction questioned

The Scottish Football Association is expected to announce a ban [...]

CRISPR promises. Some of the most recent advances in CRISPR gene editing

CRISPR gene editing applications The CRISPR gene editing tool has [...]