Louise and Darren are undergoing IVF treatment so that they can have a baby. Louise is concerned that she is a carrier of the genetic heart condition that caused her father to die at a young age. Should Louise and Darren be able to screen their embryos to ensure that their baby does not have or carry the condition? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Ruth and Matthew have a daughter called Emily who has a rare form of cancer which will require her to have bone marrow treatment and a kidney transplant. Should they be able to screen their embryos to ensure that if they have another child ait will be a suitable match to donate to Emily? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Glaxosmithklein are developing a new drug which they believe will have an unprecedented effect on previously incurable cancers. They have a number of mice and rats in the laboratory. Should they be able to test their drug on the animals before going to human trials? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Ali is a pharmacist in a developing country. A large number of children in his local community have Type 1 diabetes requiring insulin. He does not have the funding nor equipment to produce artificial insulin but can extract it from the pancreases of pigs which are in plentiful supply. Should he be allowed to do this? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Luke is 27 and lives in a country where the government holds a compulsory national DNA database. He is currently applying for life insurance but does not know he has the genetic marker for Huntington’s disease Should the insurance company be able to access his record on the DNA database to check for such things? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Charlotte comes from a country where the government holds a compulsory national DNA database. Whilst travelling out of the country she is caught up in a natural disaster which leaves her in a comma and unrecognisable. Should the local police be able to access Charlottes DNA record in order to identify her and contact her next of kin? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.