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Improving the human being is not without risks for society.

An international team is looking at new technologies that improve human physical and cognitive skills, their development and their distribution in society. The possibilities are dizzying, but they raise many questions about the very essence of human beings, about what is useful for their development, about what is useful for their well-being and about what is not.

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Genetics out of control

Thanks to CRISPR, this Chinese researcher was able, almost alone, to produce genetically modified babies. The information went around the world in just a few hours: a Chinese researcher announced this week that he had been able to deliver two genetically modified babies. A world premiere that has propelled

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CRISPR

Organisms modified by CRISPR are legally GMOs

The scientific-economic-judicial battle has been raging for ten years. Are organisms (plants or animal species) modified by genetic engineering tools such as CRISPR GMOs or not? The Court of Justice of the European Union has just handed down its verdict, which will henceforth set a precedent: organisms modified by

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bioethics

How can bioethics be deconfined?

  The Etats Généraux de la Bioéthique are being held until May with more than 60 debates organized throughout France. The aim is to feed into the revision of bioethics laws that the government is due to carry out at the end of 2018. An opportunity to identify the expectations of the population and to capture

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bioethics

Bioethics: has opinion changed?

As the "Etats Généraux de la Bioéthique", organized by the French National Consultative Committee on Ethics (CCNE), opens on January 18, preceding the revision of the law, Ifop and the European Forum on Bioethics, in partnership with the newspaper La Croix, have asked the French people how they view the new law.

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variants génomiques

Médecine prédictive personnalisée : un nouveau pas vient d’être franchi

Des généticiens de l’université de Genève ont fait un pas important vers une véritable médecine prédictive en explorant les liens entre maladie et activité génétique dans différents tissus. Et leurs résultats ont été surprenants ! Leurs découvertes pourraient bien révolutionner la manière dont chacun d’entre nous, selon son génome, prendra

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germ genetics

Americans give green light to genetic editing of the human embryo

On craignait cette information : que des scientifiques, profitant des avancées spectaculaires de l’édition génétique permise notamment grâce à CRISPR, ne se mettent à vouloir apporter des changements génétiques aux embryons humains. Et que ces changements soient ensuite transmis aux générations suivantes. C’est chose faite.   L’intervention génétique sur l’embryon humain

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