Chinese biologist He Jiankui has been jailed for his controversial experiments on human babies. Photo AFP Chinese biologist He Jiankui has been jailed for his controversial experiments on human babies. Photo AFP
Chinese biologist He Jiankui has been jailed for his controversial experiments on human babies. Photo AFP
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Scientists must follow humane guidelines

  • The jailing of He Jiankui for bypassing ethical rules in an illegal gene-editing experiment should serve as a warning to others tempted to take lucrative route

Chinese biologist He Jiankui has been jailed for his controversial experiments on human babies. Photo AFP Chinese biologist He Jiankui has been jailed for his controversial experiments on human babies. Photo AFP
Chinese biologist He Jiankui has been jailed for his controversial experiments on human babies. Photo AFP
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