Brave New Babies

Director: BBC
Year: 1982
Country: UK
Duration: 50 mins
Rating: N/A
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Filed under: Eugenics and Genetic Enhancement, Documentary

Oxford moral philosopher Jonathan Glover introduces some of the new developments in genetic engineering, looks at the future possibilities and outlines the ethical questions raised by these new techniques. This documentary showcased new developments in genetic engineering, including extensive coverage of experiments in the early 80's involving gene mapping, cloning and embryo manipulation. (Aired BBC Two, 15 November 1982, 21:30)

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