Tag: genetic counselling

Editing embryos – Could you? Would you? Should you? Views from Genetic Counsellors

03.08.17 This week the American Society of Human Genetics issued a policy on the application of germline editing – the ability to alter the genetic makeup of early stage embryos. Anna Middleton, one of the contributors to the statement, explains the policy’s position

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Understanding the impact of genomic data

12.12.14 Genome sequencing is now available to all. Can our current genetic counselling service deal with the fallout, asks Anna Middleton