The AlmaMAC Episode 147: He Jiankiu Sentenced for 3 Years: CRISPR Fiasco (Host: Adam)

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“Scientist He Jiankui showed the world how human embryo editing is relatively easy to do but incredibly difficult to do well.” (read more here).

Adam and Shawn discussed this case, what CRISPR can be used for, the use of CRISPR in somatic vs germline mutations and overall the ethics of this case.

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