We are a society advancing towards undetermined levels of technological sophistication. As we enter the new millennium, we bring a wealth of highly advanced biotechnology, allowing the synthesis of chemicals and hormones which are designed to kill or alter living organisms. Unfortunately, we as humans fall into the definition of "living organisms. "
Leticia M. Diaz,
Hormone Replacement Therapy, or Just Eat More Meat: The Technological Hare vs. The Regulatory Tortoise,
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