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Human DNA Editing to Prevent Serious Conditions a Future Possibility

Newsmax Wednesday, 15 February 2017 ()
The idea of editing the DNA in a human embryo to prevent serious conditions took a baby step forward Tuesday when an international committee called together by the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the National Academy of Medicine said the procedure could be allowed in the future.
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News video: DNA Altering May Prevent Genetic Diseases And Disabilities

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Scientists have potentially discovered a way to stop genetic diseases from being spread to future generations. They did so by altering the DNA in gremlin cells like sperm, embryos, eggs, and cells. They plan to only use their new method to correct disabilities or diseases and not to improve or...

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