Why Is Genetic Engineering Morally Wrong

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In the 21st century, many people would say that the world is on the brink of a scientific revolution that will bring one of the most ¬controversial concept of all time, and that idea is the genetic ¬engineering of humans. The problems of human genetic engineering are what make this topic of issue so controversial. Humans are trying to play a large role in the world. Many people believe that genetic engineering of humans is ¬interfering with natural methods like the random selection of genes only for looks and talent passed down from parents to their offspring. I believe this is morally wrong, dangerous, and will lead to problems in our society. By using genetic engineering, scientist are given the opportunity to “play God” among individuals. Doing this, they can chose to manipulate one’s genes and their children. For most people, genetic engineering is viewed unnatural and this goes against everything we are thought and the basic nature of it. What a person would look like should just be done naturally, instead of trying to manipulate their genes to how…show more content…
The tests are only conducted on animals such as rats and mice. One example of genetic engineer is cloning. Scientist have managed to clone a sheep with the same genetic DNA, however the sheep died only six months prior to its creation. The consequences are unknown and anticipated. The consequences for the human health can only be made sure after the testing. Although in a way that it could have a positive effect, new organisms that are created by genetic engineering could cause an ecological problem. The changes of genetically engineering an animal species would make it unpredictable. The release of new species could cause the possibility of imbalance in an ecology region. An accident could happen in genetic engineer could cause a problem like virus, if released, could start an epidemic. Even worse, doing this to humans can cause problems, or
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