«Biohacking»: el transhumanismo de garaje

Palabras clave: biohacking, cíborg, DIYBio, grinder, transhumanismo

Resumen

El biohacking es un movimiento ciudadano que acerca el conocimiento y la práctica experimental de las ciencias biológicas a un público no especializado. El presente artículo propone visibilizar al biohacking como un tipo de transhumanismo y no solo como un movimiento influenciado por este último. Para ello se analiza la constitución, historia, prácticas y sistema moral del movimiento. Tras comparar los resultados con la definición de transhumanismo, se encontró una semejanza en las hipótesis de ambos y una adaptación de los valores transhumanistas al quehacer biohacker. El resultado fue la identificación del biohacking como un tipo de transhumanismo.

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Publicado
2021-07-06
Cómo citar
Gayozzo, P. (2021). «Biohacking»: el transhumanismo de garaje. Revista Iberoamericana De Bioética, (16), 01-17. https://doi.org/10.14422/rib.i16.y2021.002