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    Read the Latest Blog Post from ASBMR Scientific Web Editor Joe Lorenzo: Should We Ban Manipulating the Genome of Human Germ Cells?

    Date: March 25, 2015

    In his latest blog post, ASBMR Scientific Web Editor Joe Lorenzo, M.D., discusses the difficulty in determining whether or not to use genetic manipulation in scientific research. He states that “the technology to rapidly manipulate genetic material in cells is readily available, relatively inexpensive and not particularly difficult to implement. However… there exists a pressing need to establish ethical guidelines for employing these tools.” Read the full blog post on the ASBMR Community Page.