https://www.thebodypro.com/article/crisprcas-gene-editing-technique-holds-great-promi
HIV Treatments in Development

CRISPR/Cas Gene-Editing Technique Holds Great Promise, but Research Moratorium Makes Sense Pending Further Study

    Just the baby I ordered? Sander van der Wel, CC BY-SA
    Just the baby I ordered? Sander van der Wel, CC BY-SA
    The basic research isn't ready for deployment in human embryos yet. Petri dishes image via www.shutterstock.com.
    The basic research isn't ready for deployment in human embryos yet. Petri dishes image via www.shutterstock.com.
    Recombinant DNA researcher Paul Berg organized the conference and later shared the Nobel Prize in chemistry. He also signed the call to slow CRISPR research. National Library of Medicine
    Recombinant DNA researcher Paul Berg organized the conference and later shared the Nobel Prize in chemistry. He also signed the call to slow CRISPR research. National Library of Medicine

    Jeff Bessen

    The Conversation

    The Conversation