Center for Genetics and Society   [external link]
"A nonprofit information and public affairs organization working to encourage responsible uses and effective societal governance of the new human genetic and reproductive technologies."

Council for Responsible Genetics   [external link]
A multifaceted site which "fosters public debate about the social, ethical and environmental implications of genetic technologies."

Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future   [external link]
Informative site which "offers assessments of the scientific benefits and risks of new developments in biotechnology, while at the same time analyzing their cultural and ethical significance."

Advancing both science, democracy   [PDF document]
An op-ed by Mark B. Brown and Ramshin Daneshi published in the Sacramento Bee.

Governing the Genome   [external link]
An article in The Nation by Ralph Brave discussing the ramifications of President George W. Bush's Council on Bioethics.


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