Friday, July 12, 2013

Artificial Chromosomes

How Artificial Chromosomes Could Transform Humanity:

'via Blog this'

The popular science fiction website I09 has a thought provoking article up on adding an artificial 24th pair of chromosomes to the human genome to serve as a platform for genetic enhancements. It's a cool idea, though I'm not sure how that would affect having offspring with other humans born with the normal 23 pairs.

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