[LMB] We've been discussing gene engineering on people...
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Wed Oct 9 22:20:55 BST 2019
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On Wednesday, October 9, 2019 6:54 PM, WalterStuartBushell <proto at panix.com> wrote:
> > On Oct 7, 2019, at 6:31 PM, Beatrice Otter beatrice_otter at zoho.com wrote:
> > But “this can shorten your life" would not count, it has to be something where the condition is the primary cause of death.
> Huntingdon’s syndrome and lack of resistance to infection are corner cases here. Dementia in its forms is a terrible way
> to go. Would you wipe out genes that would put someone in a wheelchair by ten with an otherwise normal lifespan?
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