Chinese scientist says he edited babies' genes to be HIV-resistant. But the government put a stop to it.
"I was shocked because this is so beyond the pale of what scientists are doing or considering acceptable to do."
Genetic Editing Could Cause the Next Cold War
If China pursues human genetic enhancement and the US retreats under a conservative government, it could create a divide between the modified and the not, sewing the seeds of global conflict.
Scientists Are Working Out Whether You Can Have a Baby with Yourself
Single-parent reproduction is exactly what it sounds like—a very complicated scientific process that involves taking one person’s stem cells, making one of them male and the other female, before splicing them together to make a child.