John Kerr posted in crispr • embryos • ethics • Fertility • gene editing • genome editing • stem cells on February 2nd, 2016.
A regulatory body in the UK has approved the first research application to use new ‘gene editing’ techniques on human embryos. The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority is the UK’s independent regulator overseeing the use of gametes and embryos in fertility treatment and research. The Authority has today approved a proposal for new research, led by […]
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