Practical Ethics provides a daily ethical analysis of the latest developments in science, technology and other current affairs.


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The Centre is committed to raising awareness of ethical issues in the broader community and stimulating debate in the public arena. To this end, the resources listed on these pages are freely available to the public, and include journal articles , our Journal of Practical Ethics and online lectures (MP3 and MP4).



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Dr Christopher Gyngell

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow

Christopher Gyngell


Christopher Gyngell is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow with the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics.  His research interests lie primarily in bioethics, moral theory, and the philosophy of health and disease. He is currently working on a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship funded project titled "Selecting, Creating and Modifying Embryos", which will investigate the ethical and legal implications of new reproductive technologies, such as the gene editing technique CRISPR.