Chinese biologist He Jiankui. Photo: Sam Tsang

China confirms birth of gene-edited babies, blames scientist He Jiankui for breaking rules

  • Official Xinhua news agency says preliminary investigations revealed that scientist had acted on his own and forged review papers
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Chinese biologist He Jiankui. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Phoebe Zhang

Phoebe Zhang

Phoebe Zhang is a society reporter with the South China Morning Post. She likes to write human-interest stories and has written many about people living on the fringes of society. She believes there's no story or person that's too small.