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Rob Enderle foresees human digital twins emerging within a decade.
Ethical concerns emerge regarding digital twins in employment and ownership.
Current avatar technology remains rudimentary, as seen in Meta's Horizon Worlds.
Prof. Sandra Wachter observes that using AI to predict life events is complex.
Great Ormond St. Hospital in London uses digital twins for rare heart conditions in children.
Dassault Systèmes constructs a virtual model of the heart for surgical simulations.
The concept of digital twins also contributes to the reduction of animal testing in medical research.
Companies like Nvidia aspire to create a digital twin of Earth for climate-related solutions.