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Response to a Call for Evidence issued by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics as part of its project Genome Editing

1 February 2016
This policy document is a response submitted by the Progress Educational Trust (PET) to a Call for Evidence (.pdf 228KB) issued by the Nuffield Council on Bioethics, as part of the latter's project Genome Editing.
The consultation was divided into six sections - 'Perspectives on Genome Modification', 'Genome Editing in Plant Science', 'Genome Editing in Animals', 'Genome Editing in Microorganisms', 'Biomedical Research and Human Applications', and 'Military and Security Considerations'.
PET responded to the two sections of the consultation that were most relevant to its remit. Click on each section below to see PET's response.

Perspectives on Genome Modification
Biomedical Research and Human Applications