Gene-Edited Baby

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A Chinese researcher's claim to have engineered the world's first gene-edited baby has set off a firestorm around the globe over ethics of the test and possible unknown consequences

Baby Gene-Editing Breakthrough Claim Slammed

Experts have criticized a world-first attempt to produce human babies with HIV resistance as dangerous and irresponsible

12 04, 2019 14:54 PM

China's Mutant Pigs Could Help Save Nation From Pork Apocalypse

China’s investment in research and development has catapulted it from relative obscurity in biomedical science to behemoth in less than two decades

09 23, 2019 15:33 PM

In Depth: How a ‘Mosquito Factory’ in Southern China Could Help Fight Disease

Team of scientists in Guangzhou test biological elimination techniques by introducing infected bugs that can’t reproduce

08 24, 2019 11:19 AM

This Company Will Clone Your Dog for $50,000

Sinogene Biotechnology charges an arm and a leg to make a facsimile of a pet — but has no trouble finding customers

04 24, 2019 20:08 PM

Lawmakers Mull Tighter Controls on Human DNA Experiments

China’s top legislative body has discussed amending draft civil code to more closely regulate human gene and embryo research, but some say specific law is needed

02 20, 2019 19:39 PM

WHO Appoints Panel to Advise on Gene Editing Governance

Committee is set up after Chinese researcher claimed to have tampered with the DNA of two newborn babies

02 11, 2019 13:15 PM

Stanford Investigates Faculty Contact With Scientist Who Edited Baby Genes

He Jiankui conducted postdoctoral research at school, reached out to current staff

01 22, 2019 14:53 PM

Tuesday Tech Briefing: Lenovo Enters IT Consulting Business

China Mobile rolls out eSIM for Apple Watch, To-Win Capital to sell ride-hailing assets

01 03, 2019 14:52 PM

Jennifer Zhu Scott: AI’s Risks Come From People, Not Killer Robots

Enhancement of human abilities through symbiosis with machines risks entrenching economic and social inequality

12 18, 2018 18:47 PM

Podcast: China Biz Roundup, Dec. 18, 2018

Application for gene-edited babies experiment rejected, plan for Google's China search engine a no-go, angry Ofo riders queue for refunds, and more

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