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Do We Have the Right to Edit the Genes of an Entire Species?

Scientists can now more cheaply and efficiently edit animal and human DNA using the CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing system. But should we edit species, and if so, to what extent? An interesting way to consider this question is by looking at mosquitoes. A few specific species of mosquito carry and transmit diseases such as malaria, dengue, yellow […]
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