G Owen Schaefer

G Owen Schaefer

G. Owen Schaefer is a Research Fellow in Biomedical Ethics at the National University of Singapore.

The Future of Genetic Enhancement is Not in the West

The Future of Genetic Enhancement is Not in the West

Would you want to alter your future children’s genes to make them smarter, stronger or better-looking? As the state of the science brings prospects like these closer to reality, an international debate has been raging over the ethics of enhancing human capacities with biotechnologies such as so-called smart pills,

G Owen Schaefer
G Owen Schaefer
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