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New embryo research raises ethical questions

A story in Nature about advances in human embryo research references a May 2018 Baker Institute workshop where 30 U.S. scientists and ethicists comprehensively examined the issue. Nature: https://go.nature.com/2KRszvO

The meeting was hosted by the Center for Health and Biosciences.