Chinese authorities are investigating the case of Chinese scientist Jiang Jian, who claims to have created the first genetically engineered baby for the first time in the world. It was a long time.
The Chinese Academy of Science and Technology (Sostech), an assistant professor at the University of Science and Technology in Shenzhen, was investigated. After posting a video on Youtube YouTube. Claims to jump in genetically engineered babies are the first in the world.
In this video, Mr. He announced that. One twin female twins, which opened the world a few weeks ago. Genetically engineered to prevent HIV infection. With the technique called. "CRISPR- CASE 9", which cuts and strands the DNA strand with precision, however, has no journal or anyone to set.
Mr. He's claims have made a global critique. Most of them are negative. Meanwhile, the National Health Board of China ordered Monday night. The investigators seriously and confirmed the accuracy of his words. Just like the Shenzhen Family Planning and Health Planning Commission Mr. He is investigating the labor process and investigating the morals.
SUSTECH has issued a statement that the university did not know about its research. This is a violation of the Ethics of the Institute. And he is investigating. There are also more than 120 Chinese scientists join the government's request to increase the stringency of genetic testing.
On this one, the United States. Michael Dam, an American professor at Rice University, is suspected of suspecting that he cooperated with his research.