US wants to ban embryo editing

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After the UK voted to legalize the editing of embryos in February and chinese reasearchers have announced in April that they have used non viable embryos for genome editing, the US House of Representatives wants the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to prohibit the use of embryos for such purposes, and to create an ethical committee to evaluate the case.

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Read More: Pigeons having sex is more interesting than you think

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If you live in a busy city it’s more than likely that it is infested by pigeons. If you happen to spend a lot of time looking at them around this time of the year, it is also likely that they will be engaged in some mating courtship.

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