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CRISPR Gene-Editing Reality Check

Season 47 Episode 111 | 19m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

Scientists are beginning to use CRISPR gene-editing technology to treat diseases and alter the human genome. But as research advances, the ethical dilemmas multiply. Which illnesses—and traits—should be eliminated from the human experience?

Aired: 09/04/20

Rating: TV-PG

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