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[Perspectives] How to grow a human

06 Jul 2019

Over the history of science and medicine, and across cultures—carried in the myths and traditions of populations around the world—attributions of how life is created and how humans could ourselves create life have been fed both by rich imaginings and colourful scientific hypotheses. Take, for example, the early 16th-century German–Swiss physician Theophrastus Philippus Aureolus Bombastus von Hohenheim (better known as Paracelsus), who spent much of his life formulating a method for the creation of human life.

Click here to view the full article which appeared in The Lancet