Tag: All flesh had become corrupted

Biotech Firm to Launch Pay-As-You-Go Gene Therapy in the US in 2020. (There is that date again!). Five-year pay-as-you-go model, just like for that expensive new electric car you just bought for Christmas.

Biotech Firm to Launch Pay-As-You-Go Gene Therapy in the US in 2020. (There is that date again!). Five-year pay-as-you-go model, just like for that expensive new electric car you just bought for Christmas. “We only get paid if we do what we said we’d do” Dan Robitzski. Futurism.com. […]

The road to enhancement, via human gene editing, is paved with good intentions.

The road to enhancement, via human gene editing, is paved with good intentions. November 27, 2018 7.40am EST Updated November 29, 2018 10.11am EST. The Conversation. It appears that researchers in China have facilitated the birth of the first “designer baby” – actually babies, twin girls who are supposedly genetically resistant to […]

China’s win-at-all-costs approach suggests it will follow its own dangerous path in biomedicine

China’s win-at-all-costs approach suggests it will follow its own dangerous path in biomedicine December 17, 2018 6.38am EST. The Conversation. The world was shocked by Chinese scientist He Jiankui’s recent claim that he’d brought to term twin babies whose genes – inheritable by their own potential descendants – he had modified as embryos. The […]