Philippa Taylor

Philippa Taylor is head of public policy for the Christian Medical Fellowship in the UK.

“People have to start thinking out eugenics in a different way”
7 Apr 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, eugenics, Francis Crick, HFEA, United Kingdom
Why is a high profile, massively funded, European 'superlab' named after Francis Crick?

Designing our descendants: Brave New Britain takes the lead again
27 Jan 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Crispr, eugenics, genetic engineering, United Kingdom
British scientists want to alter the human germline with the new CRISPR technology.

The fragile case for new brittle bone treatment
22 Oct 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, bioethics, utilitarianism
Human beings should never be means to an end.

Softening the public for GM babies
25 Sep 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: bioethics, embryonic research
UK scientists are keen to take the next step in manipulating embryos.

New evidence suggests a link between abortion and breast cancer
29 May 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion-breast cancer link, delayed motherhood
A casual reference in an interview lends weight to the ABC theory.

In ‘Modern Families’ mother and father are no longer necessary
14 Apr 2015 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: same-sex parenting
A new British book challenges conventional notions of family structure.

Unborn babies are “organisms” says a British court
8 Dec 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: fetal alcohol syndrome, personhood, unborn child
A girl suffering fetal alcohol syndrome is refused compensation to help with her care.

The UK’s absurd “wrongful births”
11 Nov 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: contraception, United Kingdom, wrongful birth
The government is shelling out millions to pay for "failed contraception" and "failed sterilizations".

Whose baby is it?
15 Aug 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: IVF, parenthood
Italian judges will need the wisdom of Solomon to sort out the latest tragic IVF mix-up.

Should birth certificates lie?
28 Jul 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: birth certificates, IVF, sperm donation
Too many children are denied the right to know who their genetic parents are.

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