Congress is about to renew its ban on creating CRISPR babies in the US image

MIT Technology Review, January 10, 2019
by Antonio Regalado, quoting I. Glenn Cohen (Faculty Director)


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"By blocking any-and-all DNA changes to an embryo, I. Glenn Cohen, a professor at Harvard Law School, says American legislation has taken a "meat axe" approach when what's needed is a "scalpel" to separate good uses of technology from bad. Congress is again missing a chance “to craft a better, more subtle policy” that could allow real public debate on new reproductive technologies, Cohen says."

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