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The Perfect Human

  • Theodore J. Gordon
  • Mariana Todorova
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Abstract

Unlocking the mysteries of human genetics and developing the technologies to manipulate heredity will give, for better or worse, a new dimension to our ability to set the fate of our children and through them and their children and ultimately the fate of humanity itself. It starts now. In our time, ad hoc experimentation has already begun. We will be able to cure diseases that now we can barely understand, but the broader question what would we like to become? Are we wise enough to attempt to answer that question?

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Theodore J. Gordon
    • 1
  • Mariana Todorova
    • 2
  1. 1.Millennium ProjectOld LymeUSA
  2. 2.Bulgarian Academy of SciencesSofiaBulgaria

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