Author Archives: Françoise Baylis

On Human Gene Editing: International Summit Statement by the Organizing Committee

This article is in Summit on Human Gene Editing, Spring 2016

Scientific advances in molecular biology over the past 50 years have produced remarkable progress in medicine. Some of these advances have also raised important ethical and societal issues—for example, about the use of recombinant DNA technologies or embryonic stem cells. The scientific community has consistently recognized its responsibility to identify and confront these issues. In […]