Here’s where experts say we should draw the line on gene-editing experiments on human embryos



Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University use the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing system to correct a harmful mutation in a human embryo. A new policy statement says pregnancies involving edited embryos should be off-limits. (OHSU)
http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-gene-editing-humans-policy-20170804-story.html

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