Work on a “one-inch shield” around the genes.
Science has a long way to go & there are always advancements that turn out to be mistakes a few decades later.
It’s best to have a holistic, rational, clear-headed, & intuitive approach. One can never be too skeptical. Westerners are notorious for their skepticism, & the Dalai Lama said this was a really positive thing because it freed us from a lot of superstition.