China plays God: Gene-Edited Babies

“The twins, called Lulu and Nana, reportedly had their genes modified before birth by a Chinese scientific team using the new editing tool CRISPR. The goal was to make the girls immune to infection by HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.

Now, new research shows that the same alteration introduced into the girls’ DNA, deletion of a gene called CCR5, not only makes mice smarter but also improves human brain recovery after stroke, and could be linked to greater success in school…”

https://www.technologyreview.com/s/612997/the-crispr-twins-had-their-brains-altered/

Why make a human when you can make a robot? This is the beginning of the end of free will. Every tyrant would love a subservient population.

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