A Dating App That Matches Users Based on Their DNA Isn’t a Totally Bad Idea

George Church’s app sounds like eugenics, but it’s based on tech that’s already available

Emily Mullin
OneZero
Published in
7 min readDec 12, 2019

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Illustration: Gordon Johnson/Pixabay

HHarvard geneticist George Church — known for his ambitious and often provocative biotech research projects, like attempting to resurrect the woolly mammoth, reverse aging, and make human…

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Emily Mullin
OneZero

Former staff writer at Medium, where I covered biotech, genetics, and Covid-19 for OneZero, Future Human, Elemental, and the Coronavirus Blog.