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DIY human ‘upgrades’ via biohacking

May 22, 2015 Paul Knoepfler 3

Heritable human genetic modification has been the topic of the year so far, but another trend is edgy and interesting: non-heritable, but cutting edge forms of human modification that in some ways fall into the class of biohacking. Biohackers are […]

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Genetically Modified Humans Now Inevitable?

March 29, 2015 Paul Knoepfler 2

Discussion of concerns over heritable human genetic modification has spiked in 2015. This dialogue is a good thing, but is it in a sense too late? Are genetically modified (GM) people a foregone conclusion? Rumors are swirling that upwards of four […]