Making ‘designer babies’ without ethics is a recipe for disaster

Dec 13, 2018 by

by Ryan Anderson, New York Post: Should scientists be using gene-editing technology on human embryos, rewriting the basic makeup of the human person in the race to prevent disease? The potential benefits are tempting. The bioethical concerns are grave: from human-embryo destruction to the creation...

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‘Designer babies,’ new embryonic research ‘raises enormous problems,’ scientist warns

Dec 6, 2018 by

by Michael Gryboski, Christian Post: An expert on neurobiology has expressed concerns over the direction of gene editing and embryonic research, and the quest for designer babies, warning that it “raises enormous problems.” At a Veritas Forum event held Friday at the Massachusetts Institute of...

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It Will Take Years To Reap The Whirlwind Sown By Genetically Altered Babies

Dec 3, 2018 by

By Paul C. Binotto, The Federalist: Last week, a Chinese researcher said he helped create the world’s first gene-edited babies, in an effort to make them less susceptible to AIDS. Scientists responded in an uproar. In the waning months of World War II, scientists worked feverishly to finish first...

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World’s first gene-edited babies created in China, claims scientist

Nov 28, 2018 by

from The Guardian: A scientist in China claims to have created the world’s first genetically edited babies, in a potentially ground-breaking and controversial medical first. If true, it would be a profound leap of science and ethics. This kind of gene editing is banned in most countries as the...

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Medical insanity: lesbian couple creates history by delivering baby they both carried

Nov 12, 2018 by

by Jonathon Van Maren, LifeSite: It is truly mind-boggling to consider the extent to which the science and technology sectors have dedicated themselves to making LGBT fantasies a reality, from transgender people demanding free wombs to reproductive technologies ensuring that same-sex couples can...

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Frankenscience: Did 2 Women Really Make a Baby Together?

Nov 4, 2018 by

from Christian Post: I was greeted this morning with yet another example of what can only be described as “Frankenscience” – the latest attempt to engineer and/or redefine biological reality. The story was of a lesbian couple who, according to the article in the New York Post,...

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