Case Study – Abortion Rights and/or Wrongs
Kate, an emancipated 17-year-old woman, is unmarried and 8 weeks pregnant. She wants to terminate the pregnancy. The hospital where she has always received medical care is part of a faith-based health care system that rejects elective abortion.
Case Study – A Sister for Joshua
Is this new child a vehicle to provide a bone marrow transplant for their potential sibling who has Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia? Under what conditions might this case be the subject of an ethics consult?
The Ethics of Selling Human Eggs
Some compelling questions in the September 1, 2010, edition of Fast Company.
The Medical Consequences of Donating Eggs
Glenn McGee, PhD, John B. Francis Chair in Bioethics at the Center for Practical Bioethics, explains that there can be medical consequences for women donating eggs.
Call to Remove Dickey-Wicker Amendment Rider Prohibiting Use of Parthenotes in Research
There’s an obscure rider obstructing science when it comes to parthenotes.