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Can algae be a viable source of nourishment for growing global population?

Can algae be a viable source of nourishment for growing global population?

Genetic Literacy Project | 
In the ever-growing need to find solutions to feed the world’s population, researchers are turning to non-conventional ways for food ...
Multiplex babies? New wrinkle on 'new eugenics' and the debate over 3-parent IVF babies

Multiplex babies? New wrinkle on ‘new eugenics’ and the debate over 3-parent IVF babies

Genetic Literacy Project | 
While the debate rages on about 3-parents IVF, there is already talk about an even more radical procedure: babies made ...
Leading bioethicists suggest dropping informed consent in limited cases

Leading bioethicists suggest dropping informed consent in limited cases

Genetic Literacy Project | 
As technology continues to evolve, leading bioethicists are proposing nuanced approaches to consent: not providing the opportunity for informed consent ...
British '3-parent' IVF  babies could come as early as 2015

British ‘3-parent’ IVF babies could come as early as 2015

Genetic Literacy Project | 
While the U.S. FDA takes on the process of 3-parent IVF, Britain could be seeing their first 3-parent babies as ...
FDA meetings on '3-parent' IVF, gene manipulation continues

FDA meetings on ‘3-parent’ IVF, gene manipulation continues

Genetic Literacy Project | 
As the FDA takes on the controversial issue of mitochondrial manipulation and gene therapy, ethical issues arise. Critics and proponents ...