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Years before CRISPR babies, this man was the first to edit human embryos

December 11, 2018

Stuart Newman, Ph.D.He Jiankui even took part in meetings and ethics symposia meant to determine whether babies should be made. “He spoke, but he didn’t seem to listen,” says Stuart Newman, a biologist at New York Medical College, who attended a January 2017 workshop at Berkeley.

 

NYMC faculty: Stuart A. Newman, Ph.D., professor of cell biology and anatomy and medicine

Source: Technology Review