Chinese scientist He Jiankui speaks at the International Summit on Human Genome Editing. Photo: Sam Tsang

Unrepentant Chinese scientist He Jiankui apologises for sparking global controversy, but says he is proud of his achievement

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Chinese scientist He Jiankui speaks at the International Summit on Human Genome Editing. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Elizabeth Cheung

Elizabeth Cheung

Elizabeth Cheung has been a health reporter for the Post's Hong Kong desk since 2014. She covers general medical news, breakthrough medical treatments and research, government policy and hospital blunders. Elizabeth has a master's in development studies.

Alice Shen

Alice Shen

Alice is a Hong Kong economy and business reporter at the South China Morning Post. Born in central China and raised in the northwestern province of Xinjiang, she studied biology, economics and journalism in Peking University and Boston University.