Reasons to Believe

Are Human-Animal Embryos Medical Marvels or Monsters?

Scientists are experimenting with adult stem cells to grow human organs inside of pig fetuses. Are we on the verge of creating medical marvels that will provide terminally ill patients with new, healthy organs? Or are we in danger of creating part-human, part-animal monsters? Listen to this Live from Seattle interview as host Michelle Mendoza and molecular biologist Anjeanette “AJ” Roberts discuss if we’ve gone too far with gene-editing.

This interview is uncut and unedited as it originally aired June 28, 2016 on Live from Seattle with Michelle Mendoza. Views, opinions, and third party advertisements in this recording were selected and placed by the original owners and do not necessarily reflect the beliefs of Reasons to Believe.