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Bioethics Council Rules Heritable Genome Editing "Ethically Acceptable" In Certain Circumstances

News   Jul 18, 2018 | by Ruairi J Mackenzie, Science Editor, Technology Networks

 
Bioethics Council Rules Heritable Genome Editing "Ethically Acceptable" In Certain Circumstances
 
 
 

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