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Positvie and Negative Aspects of Cloning Cloning is the process of creating a copy of a biological entity. In genetics, cloning refers to the process of making an identical copy of the DNA of an organism. Here are three positive aspects along with three negitive aspects and in conclusion I will state where I stand on this matter. Cloning of body parts such as livers, spinal cords or even skin as a medical tool is a very good thing. It can save countless lives by repairing or replacing damaged organs or body parts. This type of cloning reduces the need for transplants along with donated organs and also eliminates the need to take anti-rejection and immunosuppressive medication which is neccessary for the receipiant's to not reject the donated organ or become more vulnerable to common diseases. Another positive aspect that cloning offers is a solution for infertility in women and men or to replace a deseased child. states that "over 15% of Americans are infertile and that in vitro fertilization has a success rate of less than 20%." This is the main argument that advocates use to persuade society that cloning is indeed a very good thing. This type of cloning helps solve problems for women who desire to have children of their own but cannot conceive naturally. It would also help alleviate the emotional and mental strain that couples who have lost a child experience. Another positive aspect in cloning is to help combat genetic diseases. A genetic disease is any disease that is caused by an abnormality in an individuals genome. "This abnormality in a gene can be a single gene mutation inherited from the parents or an entire set of chromosomes which can be caused by environmental exposure." An example of a single gene mutation would be Cystic fibrosis or Down Syndrome. "Genetic testing can also be done in the first trimester to determine if the
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