Of Mice and Supermen


Of Mice and Supermen(2002, 10 Nov) Sunday Telegraph Magazine, by D. Purgavie

this article focuses on Sweeney's IGF-1 work. The narrative is the expected and usual one. WADA won't know how to deal with this, sport will collapse in an era of gene doping, and it might appear by Athens 2004. Few commentators make the point that there is a broader context to genetics, such that genetically modified athletes might first appear outside of sport. What then?