Week One - of their lives Fight Against Death Donor...

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15/01/2008 11:25:00 January 15, 2008 Syllabus Review January 17, 2008 The New Biology: The ability to modify and control human abilities and potentials  by the manipulation of bodies, genes, and minds. The control of Death and Life o What is Dead? Whole Body Dead Brain Dead Maintained on a machine Vital Organs maintained mechanically Upper Brain Dead No thinking Persistent or chronic Vegetative State Karen Quinlan Terry Shiavo 2/3 of all medical costs are spent on people in the last 30 days 
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Unformatted text preview: of their lives Fight Against Death Donor Transplants Transgenic Pigs (hyper)Acute Immune Response Fetal Tissues Blastocyst Totipotent (Stem Cells) Multipotent (Marrow Cells) Differentiated (Body Cells) Downside for Social Security 1935 7-8 Workers per retired person Today 3.3 workers 2030 2.3 Workers The Sandwich Generation The control of Human Potentiality The control of human Achievement 15/01/2008 11:25:00 15/01/2008 11:25:00...
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