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.

Initiative to investigate the origin of Sars-CoV-2 without China collaboration when its government deny collaboration with new investigations

Last month, on June 18, we published an article about [...]

China Communist Party rulers use genetic data for its politic interest

Our Observatory has approached the eventual violation of the privacy [...]

New record of drugs overdoses death: 21 thousands, 30% more than the last year

The lack of policy of “harm reduction” concerns bioethicists and [...]

Upward suicide trend in the coronavirus pandemic. What is the age group that could be more affected?

"One in 4 young adults have struggled with suicidal thoughts [...]

20 years of Human Genomics Project. Current data availability is unresolved

Human genome project delayed. This data could identify genomic sequenced [...]

Rare heart inflammation cases in youth after being vaccinated concerns authorities and parents

Vaccination of young people is a priority of the US [...]

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

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

An important step for French lesbians to get IVF rights with strong opposition

French President Emanuel Macron has called for public consultation, read [...]

The forensic use of a global Y chromosome database ethically questioned by geneticists

The use of the YHRD database is ethically questioned by [...]