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The term "eugenics" came up repeatedly in public debates during the revision of the French bioethics law. The use of certain techniques in medically assisted procreation was discussed. "What is…

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In April 2013, the CCNE published an opinion (No. 120) on the "ethical issues associated with the development of foetal genetic testing on maternal blood". The committee emphasised that this was…

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The CCNE reflects on the development of human genomics tools, which do not always lead to therapeutic progress. They do, however, shed light on the question of whether their future child will be…

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Migration, ancestry and genetic fingerprinting. (2007-10-09)