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Scientists say it’s more important than ever to regulate CRISPR — or we risk its…

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Scientists say it’s additional obligatory than ever to regulate CRISPR — or we hazard its use to create gray-market enhanced human beings. ⠀

Chinese language language researchers have found a technique to virtually triple the effectivity of a instrument designed to edit genes in human embryos, and their methodology must be ready for medical use shortly, with gene-edited infants obtainable in a single different 12 months or two, says Yang Hui, the lead researcher behind the enterprise. Nevertheless even she is anxious that her group’s technological breakthrough might need dire penalties. Faucet the hyperlink in our bio to be taught additional.⠀

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  • SUPERHUMANS NOW

    michael_the_majestic August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • I disagree. Also, nobody has created a “super-baby.” Also, why would wanting your children to have a better life be immoral? Also, it cannot be stopped, we can’t even stop nuclear weapons, and those take billions of dollars, decades, thousands of people, rare materials, and advanced capabilities.

    atlaskane August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Good luck getting China to comply and because of the fact they will not we now need to experiment to compete.

    mariodocg August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Pandora box is already open. There’s is nothing that can be done to reverse that. There is no amount of legislation that can stop it. They will just move from country to country. The only thing left to do is to introduce protections for those that choose not to change their DNA. The original human DNA must be protected. In other words, we must keep a backup copy of ourselves. This is because inevitably some will reach dead ends and will want to revert back.

    3relics August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • @marcos.p.s.mafra

    bipoerner August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • eugenics was ruined by syphilitic meth abusers. Maybe changing up the next generation will keep ailments we currently suffer from out of the circle

    ttocs___ August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • @realyoungjuice

    ceejayhyde August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • I think it should be allowed. If it can help make humans more intelligent, then maybe we’ll stop fucking each other over and destroying this planet.

    the_feeling_of_yugen August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • I don’t get it. It’s entirely possible we will HAVE to make all babies into super babies to survive all the damage we do to our environment. Or to travel in space. Besides, either we embrace it and make it freely available, or ultra rich people just do in secret anyways

    juicyphoture August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Can we just edit our already existing poor genetics??

    sweatybarbie August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • It’s fine, there’ll be a small eugenics war followed shortly by WWIII but it’ll be smooth sailing from there upon invention of the warp drive and replicator technology.

    theomegaman August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • @sufiageorge

    saaber_ismail August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Our topic of discussion in bioethics class

    _nehal.singh_ August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • If there is sufficient evidence that it isn’t harmful then what’s the harm. Cosmetic stuff probably shouldn’t be legal though

    bcharmeleon August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • So China is gonna win all the Olympic metals? Oh wait… they do hahaha

    canadiancaveman August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • i want a super baby

    airbearjames August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Why is enhancing humans bad?

    anton_aleksandrov__ August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Looks like most of us are pro super baby

    caprine_chris August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • This is where China could literally take over the world. While we are sitting here debating whether or not this is “moral” they are going to be producing millions of superhumans fit to take over the world.

    _coddo August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Genetically engineered human is the way to go

    a.m.k.a_96 August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Gene editing will allow The Human race to advance in The span of one generation The same amount that nature and evolution would do In thousands of years or hundreds of (iterations) generations. I dont see anything immoral about this. People who are blocking this will go Down in history as those who tried to stop The inevitable and as backwards imho future generations will look Down with contempt on such ppl.

    awesome_name_goes_here August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply
  • Disagree

    liam_viiperi2100 August 30, 2020 6:11 pm Reply

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