Whose genes are they anyway?

Are we playing God, or ridding the world of disease, creating a super race, or laying bare our deepest human nature?
14 January 2020
Presented by Ed Kessler
Production by David Perry, Tara Zammit.


A figure pulling apart strands of DNA


Genetic experimentation predates our real understanding of genetics by centuries. But recent developments in our understanding of the science of genetics have profound implications for our self- understanding and self-determining, medically, ethically and legally. People of faith have to come to grips with genetics in their own way. In this episode, we take the long view of genetics. Joining Ed Kessler are Denis Alexander from the Faraday Institute, Julian Huppert from Jesus College Cambridge, and Dr Kitty O’Lone, from the Woolf Institute...


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