In such a milieu in which there really is no “right” and “wrong,” who needs bioethicists?
Genetic engineering could unleash a deadly pandemic or lead to a “new eugenics” with very sharp teeth.
We can’t trust “the scientists” to do the right thing because over the years too many have proven unworthy.
Aldous Huxley wrote Brave New World as a dire warning. But we aren’t paying heed.
Engaging in biotechnological and other medical research in China can free one from normal ethical concerns.