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Designer babies soon to be a reality!

New Delhi, News Nation Bureau | Updated : 15 March 2015, 12:18 PM

Imagine your child having traits like Sachin Tendulkar, personality like Amitabh Bachchan and beauty like Aishwarya Rai.

With invent of modern technology it is possible to have all these qualities in your child today.

Yes, designer babies are the next big thing in modern science. Scientists have created a genetically modified human embryo to revolutionise the health care system.

These genetically modified human embryos can soon lead to the creation of designer babies. They have been created by altering the DNA of human embryos.

The technique is likely to be a boon for all those who want to prevent a genetically inherited disease passed down from their previous generations.

The treatment has however sparked controversy. According to the critics, the science is dangerous and ethically unacceptable.

The research was carried out on ovary cells taken from a woman with inherited ovarian cancer.

First Published: Sunday, March 15, 2015 12:12 PM
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