Human Genome Project

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Ethicists warn new genome project could lead to synthetic humans

The journal Science published a paper written by 25 researchers announcing their intention to begin a 10-year project aimed at synthetically creating an entire human genome—the complete set of genes present in a cell. Although the researchers are clear the goal of the Human Genome Project-Write (HGP-Write) is to synthesize

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