Human Genetic Enhancement Might Soon Be Possible–But Where Do We Draw the Line?

December 4, 2019

(The Conversation) – As we increasingly become less limited by what is scientifically achievable in the realm of gene editing for enhancement, we rely more heavily on ethical – rather than practical – limits to our actions. In fact, the case of Lulu and Nana might never have happened if both scientific and ethical limits had been more firmly established and enforced. But in order to decide these limits, the expert community needs one important contribution: public opinion.