Jamie Metzl discusses human genetic engineering

Jamie Metzl discusses human genetic engineering
Local News

By Melanie Wong

VAIL — Genetic modification in humans, once the stuff of science fiction, has all but leapt off the page as not only a viable form of human transformation, but an impending one. “It is as if we wanted to travel to the moon and have already invented the rocket,” said Jamie Metzl. “We just haven’t quite figured out how to land once we get there.”Metzl is a senior fellow for technology and national security at the Atlantic Council and chief strategy officer of the genetics biotechnology company ORIG3N. He has served on the U.S. National Security Council, State Department, Senate …

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