February 2008

Embryos created from the dead?

We no longer make proper law in the UK; we prefer to make exceptions. A letter from the UK Government, to clarify issues of consent raised during the recent debates on the Human Fertilisation & Embryology Bill, has been circulated to the House of Lords this week. It shows a wretched weakening of position in […] Read more

Tut! Tut! Dr Wilmut

The Times Higher Education, The Independent, and The Times have all followed up a story involving a Petition to Her Majesty the Queen to withhold the knighthood awarded in the New Year to the Scottish scientist, Dr Ian Wilmut. CORE recently congratulated Wilmut for turning his back on human cloning. The signatories of the Petition […] Read more