Such manipulations, if ever done in humans, could a profound impact on human society going down the generations.
There is one point of confusion in descriptions of this year’s prize winners. It’s the talk of “directed evolution.”
Human cloning has been accomplished, but the field remains generally stalled because of a shortage of human eggs.
We are not having a meaningful discussion about whether and how to regulate what I believe to be the most powerful technology ever invented.
Biotech is rocketing forward into areas that impact life at the most fundamental and basic levels.