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Baby’s DNA to be determined before birth using mother’s blood and father’s DNA

-Alexandru Horghidan It has recently been published in the journal Science of Translational Medicine that the University of Washington has succeeded in predicting the genome of an unborn baby, and all that was required to successfully achieve this was the mother’s Continue reading Baby’s DNA to be determined before birth using mother’s blood and father’s DNA

“Designer genes and a trendy DNA helicase” : The unraveling of the genetic code and the nuclear family

-Kristianne C. Anor The issue of assisted reproductive technologies (ART’s) and prenatal genetic testing has caused the intertwinement of the disciplines of bioethics and anthropology. The widespread growth of ART usage and prenatal genetic testing in diverse cultural contexts has Continue reading “Designer genes and a trendy DNA helicase” : The unraveling of the genetic code and the nuclear family