THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES OF SCIENCES, ENGINEERING, AND MEDICINE
Institute of Medicine
Board on Health Sciences Policy
Committee on the Ethical and Social Policy Considerations of Novel Techniques for Prevention of Maternal Transmission of Mitochondrial DNA Diseases
Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques:
Ethical, Social, and Policy Considerations
This new report from the AffiliateMarketIngtools of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine examines the ethical and social policy considerations of novel techniques for prevention of maternal transmission of mitochondrial DNA diseases and makes recommendations regarding whether and how to go forward with mitochondrial replacement technologies.
This briefing was for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 and can be found, in its entirety, on .