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Brave New World of Genetic Testing

Date:
January 6, 2014
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Summary:
Genepeeks is a new company in the US offering a service to mothers to scan the genome of any potential sperm donors to pinpoint any anomalies that could cause dangerous or fatal diseases to a future child. Critics say it's the first step towards "designer babies" - being able to pick and choose what kind of baby you want. But supporters say it's simply a way of ensuring your child is healthy - surely a wish of any parent.


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