Biotech is rocketing forward into areas that impact life at the most fundamental and basic levels.
An amazing technical accomplishment, it also elicits dread.
The successful births came from DNA taken from fetal, not adult, cells. That is the usual course in this research.
I think this story should affect the way we look at the moral value of frozen IVF embryos.
Scientists are making human “embryos” — cell formations that are not viable organisms — from stem cells, but which may be a step before making human organisms.