Wednesday December 7, 2011
Is Physical Transformation Possible?
William Henry asks a professional geneticist, 'is physical transformation possible, and what can genetics tell us about the possibility that the human race has been genetically altered in the distant past.' Dan McNeil offers insights from a scientific perspective into these and other fundamental questions about human origins and the future of human life.
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Dan McNeil, Ph.d., is working geneticist at the National Institute of Health in Baltimore MD. In this position, he is studying the various pathways of DNA damage and repair and finding novel ways to use such information in cancer treatment. Dan has also been a practitioner of Tibetan Buddhism for over 15 years.