Xavier Symons

Xavier Symons is a Masters student in philosophy at Sydney University and has a keen interest in bioethics. Aside from his studies he enjoys playing guitar and reading American literature. He has contributed to a number of online publications, in addition to his work with BioEdge.



Xavier Symons | 10 Mar 2018 |
tags: advance directives, indonesia, withdrawal of treatment
India's Supreme Court has handed a landmark ruling authorising the use of “living wills”.

Xavier Symons | 10 Mar 2018 |
tags: big pharma, medication
The notorious former pharmaceutical executive was sentenced Friday by a district court.

Xavier Symons | 10 Mar 2018 |
tags: parenthood, surrogacy, three parent babies, womb transplant
Bioethicists are asking, "what counts as genetic parenthood?".

Xavier Symons | 4 Mar 2018 |
tags: professional integrity, research ethics
The World Economic Forum has released ethics guidelines for researchers.

Xavier Symons | 4 Mar 2018 |
tags: cloning, pets, us
Sad about losing your beloved poodle? Why not clone them?

Xavier Symons | 4 Mar 2018 |
tags: genetic bewilderment, law, surrogacy, uk
The Department for Health and Social Care have published surrogacy guidelines.

Xavier Symons | 24 Feb 2018 |
tags: biohacking, fda, genetic engineering, us
DIY biology has morphed into a subversive social movement.

Xavier Symons | 24 Feb 2018 |
tags: commercial surrogacy, japan, law, surrogacy, thailand
An extraordinary commercial surrogacy court case has come to a close.

Xavier Symons | 24 Feb 2018 |
tags: organ donation, organ transplantation, us
Why are people reluctant to sign-up as organ donors?

Xavier Symons | 24 Feb 2018 |
tags: abortion, catholicism, ireland, law
Ireland will go to the polls on May 25

Xavier Symons | 17 Feb 2018 |
tags: belgium, consent, euthanasia, euthanasia for psychological suffering, wim distelmans
But commission denies that there has been any negligence

Xavier Symons | 17 Feb 2018 |
tags: commercial surrogacy, surrogacy, ukraine
An increasingly number of desperate couples are descending on Ukraine.

Xavier Symons | 17 Feb 2018 |
tags: fda, football concussion, stem cell therapies, stem cell tourism, us
Several former members of the Dallas Cowboys have received stem-cell therapy in Mexico.

Xavier Symons | 17 Feb 2018 |
tags: euthanasia, netherlands, organ donation, presumed consent
Persons over the age of 18 must notify authorities if they don't want to donate.

Xavier Symons | 17 Feb 2018 |
tags: abortion, aclu, down syndrome, law, us
The ACLU has launched a legal challenge against Ohio’s new down syndrome abortion law.



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