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Still too soon to make genetically altered babies, panel says
It's still too soon to try to make genetically edited babies because the science isn't advanced enough to ensure safety, says an international panel of experts who also mapped a pathway for any countries that want to consider it.
Many scientists denounce researcher claiming 1st gene-edited babies born in China
A Chinese researcher claims he helped make the world's first genetically edited babies — twin girls born this month, with DNA he says he altered with a powerful new tool capable of rewriting the very blueprint of life.
Are face transplants still research? surgeons ask
Is replacing a severely disfigured person's face with one from a dead donor ready to be called regular care, a U.S. clinic asks by doing the first U.S. face transplant that's not part of research.