16 May '18, 6pm

Three Emerging Issues to Keep You Up at Night

Three Emerging Issues to Keep You Up at Night

Stoking the fears of technophobes everywhere, the mainstreaming of powerful genetic tools like CRISPR raises the very real specter of amateur bioengineers inadvertently setting loose dangerous new synthetic pathogens. At the same time, more credentialed researchers are advancing the use of genomic manipulation to create animal and plant chimeras, breeding existing lifeforms that carry foreign genes and express transplanted traits. This leads down a variety of agnostic, beneficial and malignant paths to include industrial transplant organ farming of bioengineered animals, synthetic and highly valuable biogenetic traits for human performance enhancement, and new weapons such as synthetic viruses and genetically modified animals for use on the battlefield. Legislatively suppressed in the West but government supported and jealously guarded by rising competitors, the black mark...

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