Professor David Curtis (GEE) criticises proposal for “eugenics on the NHS”
20 February 2020
Annals of Human Genetics editorial: Topical ethical issues in the publication of human genetics research
In an article in the Guardian, Professor Curtis of the UCL Genetics Institute and editor-in-chief of the Annals of Human Genetics says it is “ludicrous” and “wildly unrealistic” to suggest that the NHS could carry out embryo selection based on genetic testing for IQ.
See the Annals of Human Genetics Editorial article: Topical ethical issues in the publication of human genetics research https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/ahg.12382