Not everyone agrees with genetic engineering, nonetheless it has made great stride and these are its benefits according to Ana Adams:
- Human insulin was developed from human instead of cows and sheep also the human growth hormone that was earlier obtained from cadavers. Read more at Buzzle: http://www.buzzle.com/articles/benefits-of-genetic-engineering.html
- Some heart diseases and some autoimmune diseases benefit from gene therapy as the defective genes are replaced by healthy genes.
- Women who are pregnant can have their fetuses screened for genetic defects.
- It helps pharmaceuticals companies to find the right growth medicine for human growth from the ...