Chinese scientists to perform world’s first genetic editing trial on human beings

Q.  Which country will perform the first gene editing trial on human beings in the world?
- Published on 04 Aug 16

a. China
b. India
c. Japan
d. None of the above

Scientists from China are set to perform the world’s first gene editing trial on human brings. The notion behind using this controversial technique on cancer patients at a hospital in Chengdu city, is to find a cure for lung cancer, scientists said.
  • Trial has received ethical permission from the hospital review board and marks the first step towards creation of genetically modified babies


  • pravin patil    -Posted on 06 Aug 16
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