Russian authorities seek to ease fears of a scientist going rogue
A Russian Academy of Sciences official said Rebrikov wouldn't act against regulators' wishes: “I am confident he has the common sense not to break the law."
A Russian scientist seemed eager to make a gene-edited baby. Now, the country's health ministry is throwing up a hurdle
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Calling embryo editing ‘premature,’ Russian authorities seek to ease fears of a scientist going rogue
Oi! Why Russian guy probably isn't going to use #CRISPR to make genetically modified babies for a long long time or more likely ever. Blames reporters/mistranslations for confusion
with on the ground reporting in Russia #genetics