Chapter 9 – Ethics – British Columbia and Canadian Cases

Biomedical issues and Ethics Genome Editing

Is it ethical to be manipulating DNA?


Materials and bioengineering

Stainless steel and titanium wire meshes expand to make stents.  Here is a link to the American Heart Association.


Genome Editing and CRISPR


A nice short video from The Royal Society explaining this



British girl treated for leukemia using gene therapy


One year later, still in remission.   By Russ Logan January 2018.


What is leukemia you ask?



Explained by the Mayo Clinic



For a humourous take on this, John Oliver did a segment on CRISPR during his 2018 Last Week Tonight









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