Swedish Scientist Begins Editing Human DNA in Healthy Embryos

A scientist from Sweden is the first researcher to ever edit human DNA in healthy embryos. Using CRISPR, Fredrik Lanner is modifying genes to figure out what they do, eventually hoping to discover more about infertility, miscarriages, and embryonic stem cells.

Source: Swedish Scientist Begins Editing Human DNA in Healthy Embryos

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