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Gene-Editing Scientist Under Investigation By Chinese Government

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A Chinese researcher who claims to have created the world's first genetically edited twin babies is under investigation by the Chinese government, and the organizers of the International Summit on Human Genome Editing have officially condemned his work. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with BBC science writer Roland Pease (@PeaseRoland).

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