Category "Gene Doping"

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Bioethics and the Future of Sport

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What: Scientific congress on genetics and sport When: July, 2012 Where:  Federal University of Sao Paulo Who: mainly genetic scientists Here’s a film from a talk I gave in Sao Paulo earlier in...

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BBC2 Newsnight

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I finally got around to watching myself on BBC Newsnight, which went live a few days ago. We talked about gene doping, human enhancement and the future of sport. Another...

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Genetic Engineering Limits—A Planet Responds (2008, Dec 22)

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Genetic Engineering Limits—A Planet Responds Richard Hayes December 22nd 2008 Cutting Edge Genetics Analyst Over the past half century, the world has been transformed through rapid developments in communications, transportation,...

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Gene doping in sport: fact or fiction? (2008, Dec 6)

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Gene doping in sport: fact or fiction? Experts believe it is only a matter of time before athletes manipulate their genetic material to gain an unfair advantage despite the current...

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Enhanced Olympians

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How “Gene Doping” Could Create Enhanced Olympians Rick Lovett for National Geographic News August 14, 2008 Although China has aggressively tested athletes at the Beijing Olympics for performance-enhancing drugs, no...

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Finding the golden genes (2008, Aug 13)

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Finding the golden genes By Patrick Barry Web edition : Wednesday, August 13th, 2008 Advances in gene therapy could tempt some athletes to enhance their genetic makeup, leading some researchers...

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new age of biotechnology

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A new age of biotechnology promises bigger, faster, better bodies—and no existing tests will catch it. by Michael Behar; additional reporting by Jocelyn Rice Image courtesy of MashDnArt under a...