[LMB] We've been discussing gene engineering on people...

Damien Sullivan phoenix at mindstalk.net
Mon Oct 7 09:32:44 BST 2019


On Sun, Oct 06, 2019 at 11:20:46AM -0400, Sylvia McIvers wrote:

> For one disease, that's already been done. Tay-Sachs struck babies before
> they were a year old, hardly any made it 6 years old.

Also mate-screening programs, that will tell prospective couples if
they're both carriers, with the likely outcome of calling off marriage
if they are.  A successful program of (voluntary, 'liberal') eugenics,
among Ashkenazi Jews.

-xx- Damien X-)


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