U.S. science leaders to tackle ethics of gene-editing technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The leading U.S. scientific organization, responding to concerns expressed by scientists and ethicists, has launched an ambitious initiative to recommend guidelines for new genetic technology that has the potential to create “designer babies.”

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