Where the Debate Over ‘Designer Babies’ Began


Genetic technology is advancing, and critics are warning of a slippery slope. We spoke with the scientists working at the forefront of the research, families who have benefited from the advancements and the first-ever “test-tube” baby — now nearing age 40 — to understand the debate.

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