Chinese scientist told US Nobelist about gene-edited babies

ABC News | 7/19/2007 | Staff
marika (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: https://s.abcnews.com/images/Technology/WireAP_291a1c7366c449e7bb4f7b675b3b10f8_16x9_992.jpg

Emails show the Chinese researcher behind the claim of gene-edited babies told a U.S. Nobel laureate about the experiment months before the news became public.

The revelation comes as scientists debate whether and how to alert troubling research, and the need for clearer guidelines.

US - Researchers - Jiankui - Embryos - Genes

Several U.S. researchers knew or strongly suspected He Jiankui was considering genetically editing embryos. He tried to alter the genes...
(Excerpt) Read more at: ABC News
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Tagged:
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!