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A New World in EmbryoPublic Law 10927 was clear and direct. Parents were permitted to watch the genetic alterations of their gametes by skilled surgeons . . . only no one ever requested it.When Lizbeth and Harvey Durant decided to invoke the Law- when Dr. Potter did not rearrange the most unusual genetic structure of their future son, barely an embryo growing in the States special vat-the consequences of these decisions threatened to be catastrophic.For never before had anyone dared defy the Rulers decrees . . . and if They found out, it was well known that the price of disobedience was the extermination of the human race . . .