Last week we discussed the history of gene editing and the opportunities this technology offers. In this second edition, our experts explain the ethical debate surrounding gene editing in humans. Where do we draw the moral line and have we already crossed it?
- Dr. Raj Awatramani, Professor of Neurology and Scientific Director of the Transgenic and Targeted Mutagenesis Laboratory, Northwestern University
- Dr. George Church, Professor of Genetics, Harvard Medical School, Director, US Department of Energy Technology Center, Founding Father of Genomics
- Dr. Elizabeth McNally, Director, Center for Genetic Medicine, Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Northwestern University