Face the human embryo with humility

Face the human embryo with humility

In an op-ed article published in La Croix (The Cross) newspaper, on Monday June 13, 2016, Tugdual Derville explains how, step-by-step, the human embryo has become the most coveted object. In-vitro experiments, cloning, CRISPR-Cas9… The transgenic embryo could now be a...
Embryology: very premature cellular differentiation

Embryology: very premature cellular differentiation

A study published in the journal Cell shows that the differentiation of embryo cells begins very early in the development. Already at the stage of 4 cells, the second day following conception, differences can be observed according to Cell sources, researchers at the...
CEDH : Parrillo c It; the human embryo is not an object !

CEDH : Parrillo c It; the human embryo is not an object !

The European Court for Human Rights (CEDH) declared on August 27, 2015, by a decree of the High court, that the Italian Government could forbid giving human embryos to research which leads to their destruction, because this domain allows for an ample margin of...