WHO issues recommendations for Gene-editing
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WHO issues recommendations for Gene-editing
July 13, 2021
1 min
  • The World Health Organization has issued new recommendations on human genome editing.
  • It has recommended to setup an international registry of gene-editing experiments.
  • It has also proposed a way for people to report concerns about unethical or unsafe research.
  • In 2018, Chinese scientist He Jiankui announced that his research had led to the birth of human twins from embryos whose DNA had been altered with the Crispr gene-editing technology.
  • WHO had formed an advisory committee on human genome editing after this incident.


World Health OrganizationHuman genomeCRISPRHe JiankuiGenome editing
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