Tania RUIZ GUTIERREZ

L'ADN en jeu

Tania RUIZ GUTIÉRREZ, Maria HELLSTRÖM
2023

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Over the past decade, the popularity of consumer DNA analysis services has exploded. Multiple platforms offer services that combine medical technologies and data collection with seductively designed interfaces. They suggest we explore our lineages, trace our genealogy, or even "own our bodies and our health".

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L'ADN en jeu is a research and creation project focusing on this emerging and highly controversial sector. Our aim is to examine the foundations and implications of this fusion between data and the medicalization of bodies, identities, personal histories and origins.

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