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About: heathermain

Heather is an Australian born scientist who has worked in the pluripotent stem cell field for 14 years in 5 countries in both the public and private sectors. She received her PhD from Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden in 2011.

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Exciting and Frightening – Book review of GMO Sapiens by Paul Knoepfler

Posted by on February 23rd, 2016

ISBN 9789814678537 – 28USD/18GBP The idea of human germline genetic modification is too close for comfort right now. However, society in general does not seem to realise the proximity of this threat or the technical basis of this threat, making the publishing of Paul’s book ‘GMO Sapiens – The Life-Changing Science of Designer Babies’ timely.[…]