Americans are strongly in favor of gene editing to protect children from a variety of diseases | Daily Mail Online

Altering in eggs, sperm or embryos would alter the resulting child in ways that can be passed to future generations

Gene editing lets scientists snip out a section of DNA to delete, replace or repair a gene.

Altering adult cells would affect only the patient being treated but editing genes in eggs, sperm or embryos would alter the resulting child in ways that can be passed to future generations.

via Americans are strongly in favor of gene editing to protect children from a variety of diseases | Daily Mail Online

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