Ostensibly the purpose would be to help with rare forms of infertility in women. But these are dual-edged technologies.
Medicine isn’t just about curing illness anymore. It is also a resource facilitating lifestyle enablement and the fulfillment of subjective personal desires.
I have no problem with this work in mice. But the scientists want to take this technology into human experimentation.
When a stem cell divides, one daughter cell must maintain its stemness while the other specializes. Therein lies another truckload of requirements.
Are there rumblings of discontent? Is it getting safer to question the claims of conventional neo-Darwinism?