Professor Matti Häyry

Biotechnology for a longer life

The Nordic Committee on Bioethics, in collaboration with the Centre for Collaborative Health at Aarhus University, organised a workshop on "Biotechnology for a longer life" in Read more »

Conference: Biotechnology for a longer life

We want to live as long as possible, but at the same time many people fear growing old. Growing old means an increased risk of degenerative diseases, and of becoming Read more »


Report: Reproductive Technology and Surrogacy, A Global Perspective

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Hard Choices in Nordic Health Care – Expensive treatments and priority settings

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Updated version of Legislation on biotechnology in the Nordic countries

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Ethical Dilemmas of Consuming Animals

2-day seminar in Helsinki, 27-28 August, 2015 Read more »


Session on Sensitive Data at #NeIC2015

The Nordic committee on Bioethics hosted a session at the Nordic e-Infrastructure Conference 2015 - NeIC2015. Read more »

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Whole-genome sequencing and the implications for health care – Do we have a right not to know?

Workshop in Reykjavik, Iceland, 16–18 October 2014     Read more »

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Legislation on biotechnology in the Nordic countries – an overview 2014

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Session on Neurological Enhancement, Helsinki 10 June

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    The Nordic Committee on Bioethics was founded in 1989 to promote Nordic cooperation and exchange of information between scientists, parliamentarians, opinion leaders and public officials in the area of bioethics.


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