Anscombe Memorial Lecture 2019 – Dr Maureen Condic, ‘Twinning and Human Individuality’

Dr Maureen Condic delivered the 2019 Anscombe Memorial Lecture on ‘Twinning and Human Individuality’, addressing the question of identical twinning and its implications for the status of the human embryo. Dr Maureen Condic is Associate Professor of Neurobiology and Anatomy and Adjunct Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Utah. She is also a member of the U.S. National Science Board and a corresponding member of the Pontifical Academy for Life. Her current research involves the control of human stem cell potency and differentiation. In 2018 she co-authored a book entitled ‘Human Embryos, Human Beings: A Scientific and Philosophical Approach’.

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