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Assisted reproductive treatments in Europe. Updated vision country by country

We have analyzed in previous articles the ethical, social and [...]

Designer Babies new era. A step to the ideal child

One of the bioethical issues of most importance and diffusion [...]

Has the ‘holy grail’ of ideal embryo selection been found?

In 2015, our Observatory published an article about the quest [...]

Ethical concerns in prenatal genetic tests (NIPT). Could they be used for discriminate before birth?

Non-invasive prenatal genetic testing NIPT is a method that uses [...]

The Poly-Parents revolution is coming. 3 or more parents’ babies are proposed as a common IVF practice

A recent article published in The New York Times (August [...]

Sperm from a cadaver was used to conceive a child by gestational surrogacy. Bioethical approach

The parents of a British man who died in an [...]

Bioethical approach of “Medicine babies” or saviour siblings as therapeutic remedy for his older brother or sister

“Saviour sibling”  will always be considered as a therapeutic remedy [...]

Is it ethical to use gene editing to extend human life?

This technique for extending human life has a risk-benefit clearly negative At [...]