By Hannah Landecker

How did cells make the adventure from their starting place in residing our bodies to anything that may be grown and manipulated on man made media within the laboratory? this is often the query on the center of Hannah Landecker's booklet. She exhibits how telephone tradition replaced the best way we predict approximately such important questions of the human as individuality, hybridity, or even immortality and asks what it signifies that we will be able to get rid of cells from the spatial constraints of the physique and "harness them to human intention."

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