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Submitted to the House of Lords Select Committee on Stem Cell Research by an ad hoc group of Christian theologians from the Anglican, Catholic, Orthodox and Reformed traditions.*
Cooperation with Immoral Laws (2012)
By Helen Watt
An earlier version of this essay by Helen Watt was published in the Summer 2012 issue of The National Catholic Bioethics Quarterly. A pdf is available here.
HFEA consultation on mitochondrial replacement (2013)
This is the Centre's response to an HFEA consultation on Mitochondrial Replacement techniques.

A pdf of our submission is available here.
In Vitro Fertilization
Helen Watt explores the moral problems raised by in vitro fertilization. A pdf is available here.
Life or lifestyle? The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill (2008)
Helen Watt offers a brief analysis of the issues surrounding this controversial bill. A pdf is available here.
Selecting Children (2007)
Dr Helen Watt
The Irish Frozen Embryos Case (2006)
Patrick Carr examines the judgement delivered by Mr. Justice Brian McGovern of the Irish High Court, Dublin on 15 November, 2006 in the case of M.R. v. T.R. and Others, which considers the status of the pre-implantation embryo in Irish Constitutional Law. A pdf is available here.
Tissue Typing (2003)
Helen Watt: The ethical pitfalls of selecting (via IVF elimination) a child with physical characteristics that can be used to save another life. A pdf of this article is available here.