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Articles related to gene editing

Browse: The fine line between playing God and saving species Browse: Gene Editing of Stem Cells Hastened
Browse: Edited Stem Cells Correct Kidney Disease Expert Opinion: Second Genetically Modified Human Embryos Created
A second case of gene editing of human embryos has attempted to introduce resistance to HIV infection, but only four of the 26 embryos were modified successfully.
Expert Opinion: Human Embryos Edited
Scientists have used CRISPR to edit human embryos, removing a mutation linked to a heritable heart condition.
Expert Opinion: Call for a Moratorium on Human Genome Editing
Scientists and ethicists from seven countries have called for a global moratorium on all clinical uses of human germline editing. The suggested moratorium would not hamper research or editing of non-germline cells, but would set a period that no clinical use of editing sperm, eggs or embryos would be allowed.
Quandary: This Little Piggy Went to Market
Gene editing promises to enable the safe use of pig organs to transplant into humans. Who could object to that?
Quandary: Ethics for an Edited Embryo
Editing of a gene in a human embryo may have ticked some regulatory boxes but this does not address some huge ethical issues.
Up Front: Germline Editing Faces a Speed Bump
Will a moratorium on germline editing simply be sidestepped?
Browse: Unexpected Outcomes Sound Warning for Embryo Editing