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- Li, Jing-ru; Walker, Simon; Nie, Jing-bao; Zhang, Xin-qing
- Journal of Zhejiang University 2019 v.20 no.1 pp. 32-38
- Human immunodeficiency virus; bioethics; biomedical research; gene editing; germ cells; governance; guidelines; humans; infants; professional ethics; China
- ... The rapid developments of science and technology in China over recent decades, particularly in biomedical research, have brought forward serious challenges regarding ethical governance. Recently, Jian-kui HE, a Chinese scientist, claimed to have “created” the first gene-edited babies, designed to be naturally immune to the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The news immediately triggered widespre ...