Archive of Consultation Responses:
Policy Archives for 2008
Please see below the 2008 archives of Genetic Alliance UK's policy and campaigning work...
(Note: Genetic Alliance UK was previously called Genetic Interest Group (GIG) and changed its name on 1st June 2010)
- GIG produced three leaflets to help explain difficult issues within the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill.
Human Admixed Embryos Leaflet
Pre Implantation Genetic Diagnosis Leaflet
Saviour Sibling Leaflet
- GIG Writes to MPs: Keep Current Abortion Time Limit
Most genetic conditions are only apparent at the 20 week scan
Time limit restrictions could lead to increased abortions
Families will be forced into a more painful decision.
- Children and Young People's Specialist Services Delivery Plan Consultation - Scotland.
- European Commission Health & Consumer Protection Directorate General Public Consultation Rare Diseases: Europe's Challenges