FX Omics
FX Omics
Feb 4, 2020
Hacking the Genetic Code with Dr Nessa Carey
We can alter the human genome, but is that really a good idea? In this brave new world, biohacking, a new system called CRISPR and gene editing may possibly be rewriting our futures.   In today's episode, we talk to Dr Nessa Carey about the complex world of genetics and epigenetics, including discussions on the true purpose of so-called “junk DNA”. We also discuss how viruses may alter our genetic code, as well as the future of genetic and epigenetic editing and the moral dilemma surrounding this technology.   Find today's podcast transcript and show notes here: https://www.fxmedicine.com.au/omicspodcast/hacking-genetic-code-dr-nessa-carey           *****DISCLAIMER: The information provided on FX Omics is for educational and informational purposes only. The information provided is not, nor is it intended to be, a substitute for professional advice or care. Please seek the advice of a qualified health care professional in the event something you learn here raises questions or concerns regarding your health.*****
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