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.

ONU last report defending persons with disabilities but respecting the woman’s “right” to abortion

The United Nations’ latest Report of the Special Rapporteur on [...]

The 10 most promising emerging technologies of today. Current and verified information is necessary

There are so many scientific advances taking place, some with [...]

Life outside our planet is unlikely – A recent study opens a new avenue for understanding the question

Is there a probability that there are other intelligent civilizations [...]

Deficiencies in scientific evidence for the treatment of gender dysphoria

Gender dysphoria current treatment based on hormone agonists to suppress [...]

Evidence of SARS-CoV-2 transmission from asymptomatic persons should guide a new approach to defeat the pandemic

When the COVID-19 epidemic reached global dimensions, many countries took [...]

A new step to verifying when human biological life begins

Current scientific evidence allows affirming that “an intact human embryo [...]

“Death by donation” bioethical approach

The December 2019 issue of Bioethics News includes a report [...]

Spanish scientists urge the government apply stricter measures against coronavirus in some regions of Spain

Yesterday, March 27, 2020, the prestigious scientific journal “The Lancet” [...]

Child gender identity, Conscientious Objection and the popular American drama serie “The Good Doctor”

In “She” (The Good Doctor, Season 1, Episode 14), Dr. [...]