G: Unnatural Selection | Radiolab
A scientist launches a controversial genetic test for intelligence: what does it really tell us?
Radiolab did an episode about using polygenic risk scores for intelligence for embryo screening.
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there are no rules in the US for what "predictions" parents can get about their embryos' genomes or the specificity/sensitivity of those tests
Neil Lewis, Jr.
6/9. The 5th episode is titled "Unnatural Selection" and discusses new technology enabled by genome-wide association studies and machine-learning algorithms that allow prospective parents to use genetic testing to choose embryos based on probable traits.