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Xiaomei Zhai

  • Chinese Bioethicists Respond to the Case of He Jiankui

    Posted on February 7, 2019

    A preliminary investigation by Guangdong Province in China of He Jiankui, the scientist who created the world’s first gene-edited babies, found that “He had intentionally dodged supervision, raised funds and organized researchers on his own to carry out the human embryo gene-editing intended for reproduction, which is explicitly banned by relevant regulations.” As bioethics scholars… Read more