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Chinese researcher claims success with ‘genetically-edited’ embryos

November 27, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: A Chinese scientist claims to have produced the world’s first “genetically edited” human embryos. He Jiankul said that he altered the genes of a pair of twins to make them resistant to HIV infection. The claim has not been confirmed.

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