Scientists work to create synthetic human DNA

Firestorm brewing as scientists work to create synthetic human DNA
The Human Genome Project (HGP) took 13 years and $3 billion to complete.
Scientists planning to synthesize human DNA think it is as little as 5 years away.
They are seeking $100 million, and believe it will in total cost less than HGP.
Their aim is to get the cost of making a DNA base pair down to one cent.

Genesis 6:5-6
And GOD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. 6And it repented the LORD that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart.

Last May a seemingly commonplace meeting kicked off a firestorm of controversy. More than 100 experts in genetics and bioengineering convened at Harvard Medical School for a meeting that was closed to the public — attendees were asked not to contact news media or to post about the meeting on social media.

The same group is getting back together in New York City next week.

To the meeting organizers, last year’s secretive measures were, counterintuitively, to make sure as many people heard about the project as possible. They were submitting a paper about the project to a scientific journal and were discouraged from sharing the information publicly before it was published. Read More

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  1. Etzel, 05 May, 2017

    I guess they will try tosynthesize a “gay” gene as that’s the only way one will be found.

    Come quickly Lord Jesus, come quickly!

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