Recent Announcements

Public Consultation on Mitochondrial Genome Replacement Technology

The BAC conducted a public consultation on Mitochondrial Genome Replacement Technology from 20 April 2018 to 15 June 2018.  

Read more: Press Release | Consultation Paper

Singapore re-elected as Member and Rapporteur of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Bioethics Committee

Singapore has been re-elected as a Member State of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Bioethics Committee (IGBC), until the end of the 42nd session in 2021. Singapore has also been re-elected as Rapporteur of the IGBC Bureau for 2018 – 2019.

BAC Chair, Judge (ret.) Richard Magnus, re-appointed as Vice-Chairperson of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee

BAC Chair, Judge (ret.) Richard Magnus has been re-appointed as a Vice-Chairperson of the UNESCO International Bioethics Committee, until the end of the 26th (Ordinary) Session in 2019.