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Chinese Scientists Lambaste Countryman’s Editing of Human Embryos

A pair of experts in gene-editing research in China have sharply criticized the Chinese scientist who announced last fall that he had used CRISPR/Cas9 technology to edit the genes of human twin embryos in an effort to make the resulting babies resistant to HIV. After the scientist Jiankui He, PhD, first described his research at the… Read More »