Bioethics sites & docs

Updated: December 5, 2018

The following is a partial list of sources for issues in bioethics, bio-technology, genetics, stem cells, and reproduction:

~~~Bioethics blogs, centers, & commissions~~~

Blogs (see also embedded links):

Centers & commissions:

~~~Commercial sites~~~

~~~Ethics & philosophy~~~

~~~Government sites (sci & med, stem cells, ART)~~~

~~~Organizations, institutes and archives~~~



A not-complete-list of Journals about reproduction, genetics, & bioethics (accessible online through the library system; bold=bioethics, philosophy, & policy journals):

  • American Journal of Bioethics
  • American Journal of Epidemiology
  • American Journal of Human Genetics
  • American Journal of Law and Medicine
  • American Journal of Medical Genetics
  • American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Journal of Public Health
  • Bioethics
  • British Journal of Family Planning
  • British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • British Medical Journal
  • Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal
  • Cell (see also Cell: Stem Cell)
  • Clinical Investigative Medicine
  • Contraception
  • Current Biology
  • Ethics
  • Fertility and Sterility
  • Gene Therapy
  • Genetics in Medicine
  • Genomics
  • Hastings Center Report
  • Health Affairs
  • Health and Human Rights
  • Health Care Analysis
  • Human Gene Therapy
  • Human Heredity
  • Human Reproduction
  • Issues in Law and Medicine
  • Issues in Science and Technology
  • Journal of the American Medical Association
  • Journal of Clinical Ethics
  • Journal of Heredity and Philosophy
  • Journal of Intellectual Disability Research
  • Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics
  • Journal of Legal Medicine
  • Journal of Medical Ethics
  • Journal of Medical Humanities
  • Journal of Medicine and Philosophy
  • Journal of Women’s Health and Gender-Based Medicine
  • Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal
  • Lancet
  • Law, Medicine, and Health Care
  • Maternal and Child Health Journal
  • Medicine and Law
  • Molecular Therapy
  • Nature (cf. also Nature Genetics & Nature Biotechnology)
  • New England Journal of Medicine
  • Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
  • Politics and the Life Sciences
  • Proceedings of the National Academies of Science
  • Reproductive Medicine and Biology
  • Science
  • Scientific American
  • Social Science and Medicine
  • Stem Cells
  • Theoretical Medicine

Also check out PubMed, a joint effort by the US National Library of Medicine and the NIH to make research freely available to the general public.


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