A Genetic Disaster of Human Cloning

Ethical and Scientific Implications

Keywords: Human Cloning, Genetic Disaster, Embryo, Ethics, Religion, Human Health


Human cloning may become a viable possibility in the far future; it is no longer a spectacular science fiction wisdom. The method is accessible. The dilemma is whether it would be ethical and acceptable in society, considering any associated consequences related to human cloning. Unlike a normal embryo, this one is abnormal, which has a genome derived from a combination of six sources, a human cloned genome would have one source. This procedure would undoubtedly eliminate the distinct qualities that a real child possesses. Its short-term and long consequences, on the contrary, are currently unclear. Cell cloning of human research potentially changes the variety of medical diseases treatment in the soon future. Human cloning or nonsexual human reproduction is a multidisciplinary problem that has been studied by scholars from several perspectives, including ethical elements and science perspectives, religion, and health. Because some scientific discoveries, such as human simulation, are related to human beliefs, several religious scholars have demonstrated distinctive responsivity to religious doctrine and consider such investigations to be contrary to divine verses and religious beliefs; as a result, human cloning has been prohibited. As a result, it is vital to investigate and analyze the reasoning of their contravention to demonstrate that scientific discoveries might not only not diminish but even deepen religion.


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Author Biography

Yaser A. Jasim, Department of Accounting, Cihan University-Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Mr. Yaser A. JASIM has joined the Department of Accounting at Cihan University-Erbil as an assistant lecturer and (Course Coordinator) in 2014. He has M.Sc. degree in Software Engineering from Mosul University in 2013 and B.Sc. in Software Engineering from Mosul University in 2007. His research interest focuses on Software Engineering, E-Systems, Data Modelling, Information Technology, Accounting Software and Computer Science; he also had published (18) scientific papers and one book in this field study.


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How to Cite
Jasim Y. A Genetic Disaster of Human Cloning. cuesj [Internet]. 30May2022 [cited 29Jun.2022];6(1):53-6. Available from: https://journals.cihanuniversity.edu.iq/index.php/cuesj/article/view/557
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