TIL two Chinese twin girls, born last October, are the first humans to have been gene edited. They’re said to be modified to be resistant to HIV, using CRISPR. The doctor that conducted the experiment, Dr. He, said the girls were been healthy, but he could easily have lied. There are ethics concerns


j0pKZGGdt 9QYHwGZuitVqjrei9NgscurhxP0MNv3oI - TIL two Chinese twin girls, born last October, are the first humans to have been gene edited. They're said to be modified to be resistant to HIV, using CRISPR. The doctor that conducted the experiment, Dr. He, said the girls were been healthy, but he could easily have lied. There are ethics concerns

TIL two Chinese twin girls, born last October, are the first humans to have been gene edited. They’re said to be modified to be resistant to HIV, using CRISPR. The doctor that conducted the experiment, Dr. He, said the girls were been healthy, but he could easily have lied. There are ethics concerns