World’s First GM Babies Born

Michael Hanlon
Daily Mail
June 28, 2012

The world’s first geneticallymodified humans have been created, it was revealed last night.

The disclosure that 30 healthy babies were born after a series of experiments in the United States provoked another furious debate about ethics.

So far, two of the babies have been tested and have been found to contain genes from three ‘parents’.

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2 Responses to “World’s First GM Babies Born”

  1. I am not religious, or a prude, I am a futuristic thinking person and I applaud creativity and innovation but this disgusts me. The ‘GM’ humans will have to walk around with some sort of tags on letting people know not to reproduce with them, especially the ones with three parents. It is unfair that their futures will be decided for them. What good will it do just to keep the parents happy that they were able to bring a child into the world that may well hate its life and have to be denied the basic human right to have kids of its own. Mad mad world. Very thought provoking post!

    • A.I. Artificial Intelligence – Reminds me of this movie exactly. Will we know in years time, Who is a GM “AI” or who is natural.
      Same boat my friend, same boat.
      All the best!

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