Ethics News

Better policies on use of newborn blood spots can enhance researchNov 7, 2012
Report warns destroying blood samples destroys chance to find better methods to diagnose, treat genetic diseases.
The Human Microbiome Project at Baylor College of Medicine: How we did itJun 13, 2012
Panel of experts over 80 institutions set out to find out what is "normal" microbial communities in the human body.
Ethical issues guided Human Microbiome ProjectJun 13, 2012
BCM's Dr. Amy McGuire's research on ethics in Human Microbiome Project funded by the National Institutes of Health.
New leadership positions for medical, graduate schools announcedJul 7, 2011
College announces new leadership positions in medical science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, associate dean of student affairs.