Outstanding bioethics news updated from the Bioethics Observatory at the Catholic University of Valencia (Spain). Covering a wide range of bioethical issues including stem cell research, abortion, assisted suicide and much more.

Status of women in India, and sex-selective abortion. A short review and a great initiative

On the last International Women’s Day (March 8, 2021) an [...]

Pope Francis affirms that health workers’ conscientious objection to participating in abortion is non-negotiable

“You know that I am very clear about this: it [...]

The laboratory’s SARS-CoV-2 leak theory gains traction. We have an eyewitness outside of China

We recently published an article about a letter to the [...]

The collapse of the health system in Alaska due, in some measure, to an irresponsible management of the crisis

An article published in The New York Times (October 6, [...]

China’s communist party rulers against abortions for “non-medical purposes”. A rule more radical than Texas Heartbeat Act

The Chinese government has not managed to reverse the deep [...]

Deaths of young people in clinical trial of gene therapy could affect the research of this promising treatment

We have published several articles about this line of research. [...]

Stem cell therapy research without using embryonic stem cells. Focusing on induced pluripotent stem cells and mesenchymal cells

In recent years, research that uses stem cells in regenerative [...]

Assisted reproductive treatments in Europe. Updated vision country by country

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

The US Supreme Court begins its activities with great opposition from the powerful pro-abortion movement

The beginning of the activities of the Supreme Court on [...]