Ethical aspects of creating human–nonhuman chimeras capable of human gamete production and human pregnancy

@inproceedings{PalaciosGonzlez2015EthicalAO,
  title={Ethical aspects of creating human–nonhuman chimeras capable of human gamete production and human pregnancy},
  author={C{\'e}sar Palacios-Gonz{\'a}lez},
  booktitle={Monash bioethics review},
  year={2015}
}
In this paper I explore some of the moral issues that could emerge from the creation of human-nonhuman chimeras (HNH-chimeras) capable of human gamete production and human pregnancy. First I explore whether there is a cogent argument against the creation of HNH-chimeras that could produce human gametes. I conclude that so far there is none, and that in fact there is at least one good moral reason for producing such types of creatures. Afterwards I explore some of the moral problems that could… CONTINUE READING