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Human Embryos – Controversial Genome Modifi...
Posted on 3 August 2017.
Worrying news is circulating worldwide concerning US claims to have ‘edited’ the genome of the human embryo to remove genetic mutations related to heart disease.   https://www.nature.com/news/crispr-fixes-disease-gene-in-viable-human-embryos-1.22382   The controversial research, relying on manipulation of the delicate human genome, has... 
Charlie Gard R.I.P. : Our condolences to his fami...
Posted on 29 July 2017.
The very sad news that little Charlie Gard has died has touched the hearts of many many people worldwide and we join with them all in expressing our deepest sympathy to his bereft family.  Read More →
Against Euthanasia :  Excellent Mercatornet Inter...
Posted on 19 July 2017.
Against Euthanasia :  Excellent Mercatornet Interview with Baroness Ilora Finlay, a leading UK medical expert on the case against euthanasia and assisted suicide. https://www.mercatornet.com/careful/view/the-law-must-protect-doctors-must-care-and-euthanasia-undermines-both/20090?utm_source=MercatorNet&utm_campaign=b743b33caa-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_07_14&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e581d204e2-b743b33caa-124687347  Read More →
Baby Charlie Gard: Statement...
Posted on 10 July 2017.
We have been asked frequently in the last weeks to comment on the UK and European legal judgements involving the treatment of Baby Charlie Gard. The ethical issues involved are extremely complex but it has to be acknowledged unequivocally that all those who have been involved in commenting or intervening in any way wish what is best for this very sick...