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CRISPR Babies’ Lives Could be Cut Short

09:40 EDT 4 Jun 2019 | Genetic Engineering News

A genetic mutation that a Chinese scientist attempted to create in twin babies born last year—in order to help them fend off HIV infection—is also associated with a significant increase in mortality in later life, according to an analysis by University of California, Berkeley, scientists.

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