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ilex  ·  961 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: He Jiankui, Chinese scientist who edited babies' genes, jailed for three years

Several biologists familiar with CRISPR and related technology believe he falsified results and has mixed up some of the data between the children. Something has certainly been achieved, but I remain skeptical that this experiment was as successful as people are making it out to be.