In such a milieu in which there really is no “right” and “wrong,” who needs bioethicists?
We can’t trust “the scientists” to do the right thing because over the years too many have proven unworthy.
The brains of two babies who were germ-line gene edited using the CRISPR process — meaning the engineered genetic changes will flow down the generations.
News from Princeton discusses the work of Tom Smith and Bridgett vonHoldt, who have solved a “long-standing finch beak mystery.” The answer turned out to be Mendelian, not Darwinian.
The birth of gene-edited children — which I discussed here just yesterday — has been confirmed.