black_baby_with_blue_eyes2010-med-wide*Are we ready for “designer babies?”

Yeah, frightening, I know.

But the Food and Drug Administration  in Aithersburg, Md. is weighing a fertility procedure that involves a combination of genetic material from three different people, in order to produce a baby free of certain defects.

Defects in general, as none in particular have been revealed.

Critics say this is an ethical minefield and could lead to the creation of designer babies.

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