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Should we be using CRISPR/Cas9 to experiment on human embryos?

22 February 2016
By BioNews
Appeared in BioNews 840

This video documents a debate produced by the Progress Educational Trust (PET) - the charity that publishes BioNews - as part of the Festival of Genomics.

Shortly after this debate took place, it was announced that the first UK licence had been granted for the use of genome editing in human embryo research (see BioNews 837).

00:07 Güneş Taylor: A stem cell researcher's perspective
06:51 Joyce Harper: A genetics professor's perspective
12:28 Julian Hitchcock: A legal perspective
20:28 Questions and comments from the audience (including contributions from Alison Hall, Richard Swan and Dr Jess Buxton)
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