Designer Babies: Genetically Improved Children
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), is that a scientist creates new embryos that possess certain characteristics. These genetically modified humans are most commonly referred to as, designer babies.
“In the not-too-distant future, a less-than-perfect man wants to travel to the stars. Society has categorized Vincent Freeman as less than suitable given his genetic make-up and he has become one of the underclass of humans that are only useful for menial jobs.
To move ahead, he assumes the identity of Jerome Morrow, a perfect genetic specimen who is a paraplegic as a result of a car accident. With professional advice, Vincent learns to deceive DNA and urine sample testing.
The not-too-distant future is now. And the public is tasting a version of what Vincent Freeman dreamed about. To be worthy.