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The sperm shortage prompts fertility clinics to expand their search to unimaginable extremes. Sperm donation after death is debated in Britain

By |2020-11-06T08:29:55+01:00November 4th, 2020|Assisted reproduction and IVF, Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, NEWS and VIEWS, Organ donation, Organ Transplant|

A new approach to alleviating the shortage of sperm donors [...]

Organ donation in Pediatrics and Neonatal Medicine. Sensitive ethical and medical topic

By |2020-11-03T14:55:43+01:00November 3rd, 2020|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, Coma Patients, Organ donation, Organ Transplant, Palliative Care, SPECIAL REPORTS|

Recently, an article entitled “National Recommendations on Pediatric Donation” was [...]

Mind and machine. The ethics of brain-computer technologies

By |2020-11-12T12:32:08+01:00October 20th, 2020|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, Human Disability, Human Rights, Neuroscience, NEWS and VIEWS|

Last September, the Royal Society launched a report entitled iHuman: [...]

No medical consensus on the moment of the death of a person. Issue that affects public trust

By |2020-10-21T07:34:46+02:00October 19th, 2020|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, NEWS and VIEWS, Organ donation, Organ Transplant|

Determining the moment of death remains of singular importance for [...]

A recent large HPV vaccine study strongly supports the urgent need for universal vaccination

By |2020-10-02T14:22:35+02:00October 2nd, 2020|AIDS. HIV. Other viral infections, Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, NEWS and VIEWS|

HPV vaccination urgent necessity due to the severe increase of [...]

Circumcision in developed countries. Ethical approach of this surgical irreversible intervention

By |2020-09-30T12:40:42+02:00September 28th, 2020|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, Medical Deontology, NEWS and VIEWS, Sexuality and STDs|

Only in the U.S.A., 58% are being circumcised. This  procedure is [...]

Ethical concerns in prenatal genetic tests (NIPT). Could they be used for discriminate before birth?

By |2020-09-23T10:42:58+02:00September 20th, 2020|Designer Babies, Genetics and Genomics, Human Disability, Preimplantational genetic diagnosis, SPECIAL REPORTS|

Non-invasive prenatal genetic testing NIPT is a method that uses [...]

Diagnostic tests for brain death: this is the time for universal uniformity

By |2020-09-17T13:37:51+02:00September 17th, 2020|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, Coma Patients, Informed consent, Organ donation, Organ Transplant, SPECIAL REPORTS|

A controversial critical issue for the organ transplantation system: the [...]

Observatory’s assessment of UN anual report “Freedom of Religion or Belief”

By |2020-07-20T08:35:21+02:00July 17th, 2020|Bioethics, BIOETHICS NEWS, Gender Ideology, SPECIAL REPORTS|

In February this year (2020), UN Special rapporteur Ahmed Shaeed [...]