If Synthetic Biology Lets Us Play God, We Need Rules

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In it’s Science Ideas forum, Time magazine looks at five different academics’ work related to the ethical dilemma presented by the possibility of computer programming for DNA. History professor Patrick McCray talks about the need to rethink our view of DNA as more than just a code, shifting our thinking to DNA as a building tool.

News Date: 

Tuesday, September 23, 2014