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Between possibility and desirability

Ethical framework for medical innovation

Researchers can grow organs in the lab. Regenerative medicine can grow human tissue. And Chinese scientists modified the genes of a human embryo in the lab. They are scientific milestones, but they are not without drawbacks. Medical ethicist Annelien Bredenoord explores how biotechnology can innovate responsibly.

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Produced by Fast Facts<br />
Commissioned by De Jonge Akademie<br />
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Thanks to Rhod&eacute; Bijlsma<br />
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Made by: Moira van Dijk 2015<br />
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Camera &amp; editing: Jonathan Massey | Persistent Vision<br />
Music: Daan van West<br />
Graphic design: SproetS