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Scientists edit human embryos for first time in US
MIT Technology Review published on Wednesday a news report about the first-known experiment to create genetically modified human embryos in the United States using a gene-editing tool called CRISPR.
Yes, U.S. Scientists Edited an Embryo’s Genes, but Super-Babies Are a Ways Away
MIT Technology Review reported Thursday that a team of researchers from Portland, Oregon were the first team of U.S.-based scientists to successfully create a genetically modified human embryo.
Human Embryos ‘Edited’ in U.S. For First Time
Source: NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
VIDEO: According to MIT Technology Review which first reported on the breakthrough, the scientists used a technique called CRISPR.