Website redesign on the way
June 4, 2010
We are looking forward to a redesign of the
BioEdge website in the not-too-distant future. Do you have any suggestions to
make it more attractive and useful – for research, study or general interest? Get
in there early!
One feature that we are keen to exploit is the
Facebook paraphernalia which we have added recently. Try them out. It’s a very
easy way to share articles with your friends.
This week’s selection of articles is a bit
on the light side, with a YouTube video of a thrash death metal song from Fear
Factory about assisted suicide and a bizarre attempted murder in California
which might qualify as a “mercy killing”. But there are weighty stories
aplenty, as well…
- How long can you put off seeing the doctor because of lockdowns? - December 3, 2021
- House of Lords debates assisted suicide—again - October 28, 2021
- Spanish government tries to restrict conscientious objection - October 28, 2021
Mortality rates for American kids are rising for the first time in 50 years
US President Joe Biden is so concerned about the future of American children that he inserted a mandate for affordable...
Will Pope Francis be composted?
Will Pope Francis be composted instead of buried in St Peter’s Basilica in Rome with his predecessors? It’s unlikely. But...
The virtues and the vices of the outrageous
A Norwegian bioethicist, Anna Smajdor, recently set out a case for “Whole Body Gestational Donation” – using the wombs of...
More than 200 people have been treated with experimental CRISPR therapies
Scientists believe that CRISPR gene editing technologies will transform medicine. But how many people have been treated so far? According...
Asia-Pacific IVF market could reach US$46 billion by 2031
According to a market survey by Allied Market Research, IVF is booming in the Asia-Pacific region. The market size was...
Third global summit on human genome editing: Moving on after the He experiment
The much anticipated Third International Summit on Human Genome Editing was held in London earlier this month to explore the...