Dr. He, hero or goat?

“Altering the inherited properties of our children strikes many as manufacturing people. Add a bit of 20th century eugenics à la Nazi Germany into the mix and fear turns rapidly into prohibition.”

  1. CRISPR is not yet ready for germline use
  2. A recent paper published by Dr He called “Draft Ethical Principles for Therapeutic Assisted Reproductive Technologies should be withdrawn as fraudulent
  3. Dr. He’s experiments have been announced by “press conference” or videos posted online.
  4. No one should be the sole evaluator of their own potentially lucrative work.
  5. nothing appears to have been done to prepare for possible failure.

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