The Genesis Machine is a very readable story about how the DNA world is shifting from reading the genetic code to writing and editing it. Amy Webb and Andrew Hessel then take the reader on a journey of possible world changing events that could result from this new technology.
The Genesis Machine
You may not realize it yet, but your life – and all of life itself – is about to change. From programmable genes to designer medicines, synthetic biology is going to transform everything. The Genesis Machine is a surprisingly intimate, incisive, and readable guide to the opportunities, risks, and moral dilemmas of the brave new world ahead.
The Genesis Machine is a brilliant pairing of two visionaries who offer us a comprehensive take on making a better world through biology
[D]eeply researched but accessible prose… A wrinkle on the near future that many readers will not have pondered—and should.
[A] thought-provoking introduction to synthetic biology…[a] breathtaking science, but it is also scary. Who’s in charge, and where are the brakes?