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.

Could patent waivers be the solution to quickly achieving global immunization?

International debate has been raging on whether or not to [...]

Is it bioethically acceptable to produce human pseudoembryos for biological experiments?

These new organisms can be used to study embryonic development [...]

RIGHT TO GET VACCINATED OR OBLIGATION TO GET VACCINATED? THE LEGAL SITUATION IN THE UNITED STATES

A short review of the US vaccination politics  A priori, [...]

Ethical problems in the production of chimeras – human and monkey embryos – in the Izpisua research

In addition to producing human-animal organs, these experiences seek to [...]

STDs out of control in the US for 6 consecutive years. CDC publishes its annual report

STDs epidemic out of control: "STIs remains an underfunded and [...]

Is it the fear to be vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine justified?

AstraZeneca vaccine fear is a biomedical and bioethical issue of [...]

COVID 19 and pregnancy. The latest scientific evidence of the effect of vaccination in the woman and the child

More studies are needed about COVID 19 and pregnancy. "The [...]

Physicians burnout and morale decline in the new scenario of the current Covid 19 pandemic

Physicians burnout update. An effective response of health care systems [...]

A short review of the humanitarian health response to violent conflict in COVID 19 era

The current pandemic has highlighted the role of biopolitics in [...]