BioNews - which can be found online at www.bionews.org.uk - is a free news and comment digest, and the flagship publication of the Progress Educational Trust (PET).
The principal aim of BioNews is to provide accurate, balanced and timely news and comment on genetics, assisted conception, embryo/stem cell research and related areas. Whether your interest in these topics is personal or professional, BioNews provides an invaluable roundup of essential news and views.
Articles are divided into three categories - News, Comment and Reviews. News ensures that readers are up-to-date on recent developments, Comment is a great forum for opinion pieces on key topics, and Reviews covers relevant books, films, plays, comics, exhibitions and events.
BioNews covers covers a broad range of clinical, research and policy developments. The top 10 most read BioNews articles in 2017 were:
The 14-day rule: calling time on embryo research
By Dr Valerie Shaikly
Should the 14-day limit on human embryo research be extended?
By Baroness Mary Warnock (pictured right)
Stem cells offer potential treatment for hearing loss
By Caroline Casey (pictured right)