Bioethics Observatory of the Catholic University of Valencia. Up-to-date special reports from the Bioethics Observatory at the Catholic University of Valencia (Spain), covering a wide range of bioethical, biological, biotechnological, biomedical issues including stem cell research, abortion, assisted suicide, gene editing and much more. Our staff of cualificated authors of our Univeristy,  presents general interest and specialised reports with ethical implications, based on the latest research findings from the world’s top medical and scientific journals.

Macron intends to incorporate abortion into the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union

The President of France, Emmanuel Macron, has asked the European [...]

Bioethical issues of the legalization of euthanasia and assisted suicide

A patient obtains authorization to receive assisted suicide in Italy [...]

Gender transition: Is there a right to be forgotten?

The journal Health Care Analysis has published a new study [...]

Conscientious objection or good practice? New Spanish law

The recent pressures exerted on the health community, seeking to [...]

Should the concept of brain death be reviewed in the United States?

“The discussion of brain death should arguably focus on the [...]

The principle of autonomy and the right not to know: Cases that may require greater consideration

In medical ethics, could the patient's right to don't know [...]

What are the bioethical issues raised by the new law on assisted reproduction in France?

Macron's legal and bioethics reform an advance or a setback? [...]

Designer Babies new era. A step to the ideal child

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