INSTITUTE OF LIFE SCIENCES

nº 87

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SPECIAL REPORTS

healthcare professionals infected in Spain

Widespread COVID-19 infection among Spanish healthcare professionals did not occur by chance

Along with the devastating effect of the pandemic on nursing homes were the objective shortcomings of the Spanish healthcare system in this crisis… Read more.

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nuclear threat

75th anniversary (next July) of a continuing nuclear threat. Our reflection.

Current pandemic is like a war without bombs. Within a matter of months, the rapid spread of a virus has brought the entire planet to a state of collective angst that has been unheard of for some time... Read more.

NEWS

Tassisted reproduction technology innovations

Our Observatory have collaborated in the writing of the book “ Innovations In Assisted Reproduction Technology” edited in London UK

Justo Aznar, Director of the Institute of Life Sciences at the Catholic University of Valencia and Julio Tudela, Director of the Master’s degree in Bioethics have collaborated in the writing of the book “Innovations In Assisted Reproduction Technology”… Read more.

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genome sequencing public domain

Increasing genome sequencing in different fields. Bioethical implications

Genome sequencing public domain, is the aim, blocking any attempt to privatize the genome An interesting short review published recently…

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gestational surrogacy contracts

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law gestational surrogacy commercial contracts

"The global surrogacy market is expected to pass $27.5 billion by 2025." Last April, in the middle of the New York coronavirus crisis, Governor Andrew Cuomo …

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The law to protect gametes anonymity couldn't be applied because the DNA paternity testing is the disposal of anyone, including by post

Is DNA testing reshaping the definition of family?

It is a rapidly-developing business, and anyone can access their genetic relations for a reasonable cost including DNA paternity testing… Read more.

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IN BRIEF

USA Conference 2020 “Living the Fulfilled Life in Medicine”

USA Conference 2020 “Living the Fulfilled Life in Medicine”

Doctor-Patient relationship conference Reclaiming the Doctor-Patient relationship is a global issue in hyper-technological medicine of our days…

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HIV reservoirs after antiretroviral therapy studies concluded. Now is being studied their possible effects

HIV reservoirs after antiretroviral therapy is discovered

Our Observatory has published several articles on the HIV epidemic possible cures. In this sense understanding, HIV dynamics across the human body is important…

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New findings in an ancient issue. Begin smoking in childhood double premature deaths

New findings in an ancient issue. Begin smoking in childhood double premature deaths

An article published recently in The Lancet Global Health and the University of Oxford - News looked at the risk of smoking in a large study conducted in Cuba. Evidence has shown… Read more.

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