A Japanese woman has become the first person with a cornea repaired using iPS, but NHS also obtained good result in this field

We have published two articles on this issue, both in [...]

New finding – Mini-brains spontaneously produce electrical activity similar to the premature babies

"At what point can a mini-brain with brain activity be [...]

Violation of privacy of personal medical data of millions of American patients

"No warning having been given to patients or doctors." A [...]

Concerns about latest researches by Juan Carlos Izpisua’s group

There is no doubting the importance of biomedical research carried [...]

China approves the first Alzheimer’s drug, giving rise to a debate among experts

According to a news article published by Reuters – Medicine [...]

Genetic data privacy in U.S. questioned. Bioethical approach

Human gene sequencing is being used in medicine, and is [...]

“How Gay Are You?” app has been criticized for being “misleading and irresponsible”

In September this year, our Observatory published a special report: [...]

CRISPR used to obtain single-sex offspring in mice

Israeli researchers have used the CRISPR gene-editing tool - read [...]

Three-dimensional models of human embryos generated using human stem cells

The development of anterior-posterior symmetry of the human embryo occurs [...]

A possible clinical therapy to treat extremely preterm babies has successfully experimented in ovine fetuses

Prenatal medicine in extremely preterm infants raises important medical and [...]