News, Resources, and Events Tagged 'Genetics'
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Four years ago, the protein called CRISPR-Cas9, an enzyme that bacteria use to attack viruses that...Read More
[...] In the three decades since DNA emerged as a forensic tool, courts have rarely been skeptical...Read More
Cambridge, Mass., April 9, 2015 – A paper forthcoming on Friday in Science discusses the regu...Read More
Trio contrast approaches taken by Britain versus the US concerning mitochondrial replacement therapy
Glenn Cohen, with Harvard University, Julian Savulescu, with the University of Oxford and Eli Adash...Read More
When the United Kingdom resoundingly approved mitochondrial replacement therapy in Februa...Read More
Petrie-Flom Academic Fellow Rachel Sachs presented her paper, "Innovation Law and Policy: Preservin...Read More
The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law...Read More
Deadline: Open until filled.
Geisinger’s initiatives in bioethics are entering a new phase of growth, spurred in part by t...Read More
Pediatric Ethics and Genomics Fellowship
Children’s Mercy Bioethics Center and the Center for Pediatric Genomic Medicine
Deadline: December 15, 2014
Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics invites applications for a one-year fellowship in Pedia...Read More
Deadline: Rolling admission.
Journal of Law and the Biosciences (JLB) is actively soliciting original manuscripts, response...Read More
Deadline: Open until filled.
Position Start Date: As negotiated with the successful applicant.
Qualifications: Ph.D. or other t...Read More
Academic Fellow alumna Michelle Meyer, J.D., Ph.D., currently Assistant Professor and Director...Read More
Abstract: Should human enhancement be prohibited? Subsidized? Mandated? Taxed?
Hot Topics at the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues:
Plus Q&A on Careers in Law and Bioethics!
This event featured an update from the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethica...Read More
Deadline: May 05, 2014
Journal of Law and the Biosciences is pleased to solicit Peer Commentaries for the following articl...Read More
There are huge changes taking place in the world of biosciences, and whether it's new discoveri...Read More
Petrie-Flom Academic Fellow Nicholson Price has been appointed as an Assistant Professor...Read More
We are pleased to announce that the first issue of Journal of Law and the Biosciences (JLB) is now...Read More
Abstract: This perspective-article provides an overview on selected legal aspects of biobankin...Read More
The Petrie-Flom Center and Harvard Law School are delighted to announce our partnership with Duke U...Read More
Purpose: Researchers face the dilemma of how to obtain consent for return of incidental findin...Read More
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Chris Hansen joined the ACLU in 1973. He spent 10 years at the NYCLU specializin...Read More
Experts in the fields of law, science, and technology gathered at Harvard Law School Sept. 23 for a...Read More
Gene Patenting, the Supreme Court’s Myriad Decision, and the Future of Biotechnology:
A Panel Discussion
Moderated by Dean Martha Minow of Harvard Law School, this panel will focus on the impact of t...Read More
In June 2013, the Supreme Court held that naturally occurring gene sequences and their naturally oc...Read More
Michael Sandel challenges the idea of perfecting human beings and explores moral issues arising fro...Read More
The authors outline a number of ethical objections to genetic enhancement of human capacities and a...Read More
Shortly after the Supreme Court ruling in Myriad, this article summarizes the implications of the d...Read More
The Food and Drug Administration in the 21st Century:
The 2013 Petrie-Flom Center Annual Conference
The Food and Drug Administration, the US government’s oldest comprehe...Read More
This article addresses misconceptions regarding gene patents and whole-genome sequencing.... Read More
In this case, the Supreme Court held that the processes involved in a test for proper dosages of dr...Read More
This article discusses the implications of the Mayo v. Prometheus decision, including its potential...Read More