But I think that a change of direction would be helpful for the Nuffield Council in its early stages of work on gene editing.
Scientists have been calling for a "voluntary moratorium" to pause and reflect on the technique of germ-line gene editing "until more research is done." References to the 1975 Asilomar (CA) conference as an exemplar of good and responsible scientific practice are ubiquitous. (For example, see the re...
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