[LMB] No lefties in the Nexus

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Oct 4 01:32:16 BST 2019



> On Oct 3, 2019, at 3:17 PM, Luke Bretscher <rocketman0739 at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Not in particular, of course not. In general? It’s written right there. All those ‘cruel chromosomal defects’ gone, ‘so much heartbreak avoided’. Which would mean, perforce, that the people who carried them in their genes are gone. That’s what gene-editing is.
> 
> I'm pretty sure they meant that the children of the people who carried
> those genes would be genetically modified, as embryos, to not carry
> those genes.

The other option is to change the genomes before fertilization.


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