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Scientists get ‘gene editing’ go-ahead – BBC News

Scientists get ‘gene editing’ go-ahead – BBC News

UK scientists have been given the go-ahead by the fertility regulator to genetically modify human embryos.It is the first time a country has considered the DNA-altering technique in embryos and approved it.The research will take place at the Francis Crick Institute in London and aims to provide a deeper understanding of the earliest moments of human life.

Source: Scientists get ‘gene editing’ go-ahead – BBC News