Bioethics

 

Catholic Researcher: It’s Morally Okay to Use a Coronavirus Vaccine Made With Aborted Baby Parts
Washington, DC | 4/29/20

A leading Catholic bioethics researcher clarified this week that Catholics should not necessarily reject a vaccine because it was developed using

Scientists Should Not Use Aborted Baby Parts for Coronavirus Research
Washington, DC | 3/23/20

More than 50 pro-life leaders urged President Donald Trump this week to remain committed to his restrictions on aborted baby body parts in taxpayer-funded

Scientists: 60 Potential Coronavirus Treatments are Being Researched, None Rely on Aborted Baby Parts
Washington, DC | 3/20/20

Dozens of research projects are under way to find treatments for the coronavirus and none of them rely on aborted baby parts.

Scientist Tries to Exploit Coronavirus Outbreak to Push Research Using Aborted Baby Parts
Washington, DC | 3/18/20

Abortion activists are finding more reasons to complain about President Donald Trump as the coronavirus spreads.

We Must Stop Gene-Editing Unborn Children, Playing God With Babies’ Lives is Wrong
Washington, DC | 1/17/20

As I said in a BreakPoint commentary last month, gene-editing technologies such as CRISPR and what’s being called “Prime Editing” are “existential

China Jails Scientist Who Genetically Altered Unborn Babies
Beijing, China | 12/31/19

A Chinese scientist who genetically modified three babies' DNA before they were born was sentenced to three years in prison Monday.

We Must Protect Unborn Babies From Gene Editing and Human Cloning
Washington, DC | 12/20/19

The following warning was published in 1990 by Michael Crichton, “Third, the work [biotechnology] is uncontrolled. No-one supervises it. No

Scientists Should Not Make Genetically Modified Human Embryos and Play God With Our Genes
Washington, DC | 12/16/19

A year ago, the MIT Technology Review broke the news that a Chinese scientist used the gene-editing technology known as CRISPR to genetically

Scientists Create Monkey-Pig Hybrids for Human Organ Transplants in Controversial Research
Washington, DC | 12/12/19

Scientists announced this week that they successfully created the first monkey-pig hybrid, in a controversial research project teeming with ethical

President Trump Ended Ghoulish Contract to Create “Humanized Mice” Using Aborted Babies
Washington, DC | 12/6/19

This year we scored a massive win in our ongoing fight for life.  The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under President Trump ended

Why Do We Still Fund Embryonic Stem Cell Research That Exploits Babies and Hasn’t Cured Any Patients?
Washington, DC | 12/3/19

I certainly don’t recommend the cartoon “Family Guy,” but in a 2012 episode the main character, Peter Griffin, has a stroke that paralyzes

Court Rules Man’s Ex-Wife Can Kill Their Unborn Children, Destroying Their Frozen Human Embryos
Washington, DC | 11/4/19

A Connecticut court ruled Wednesday against a father seeking to protect his frozen embryos from being destroyed.

New Study: Adult Stem Cells Reverse Progressive Disease Similiar to Multiple Sclerosis
Washington, DC | 10/10/19

A new study published in the journal Neurology found that adult stem cells were successful in treating and reversing neuromyelitis optica,