Sequencing A key breakthrough in modern laboratory medicine, preimplantation genetic diagnosis PGD detects genetic abnormalities that cause birth defects or fatal illnesses, allowing embryos to be chosen before being implanted into a uterus, thereby avoiding selective pregnancy terminations. While this technology provides a lot of answers, its increasing sophistication is raising new questions about how to resolve the ethical controversies it creates. Next generation sequencing and other advancements are enabling labs to use PGD in new ways beyond the scope of simply improving chances for a successful pregnancy and avoiding disease. The power of this technique will make dealing with the ethical implications unavoidable, wrote ethicist Arthur Caplan, PhD, an author of the Clinical Chemistry article.
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The Uses and Possible Abuses of PGD In this paper I will discuss what exactly pre-implantation genetic diagnosis is and multiple moral theories apply to it. Case Study – PGD Essay Sample. I have chosen to use the database software to solve the problem.
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