Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Why the Gene Editors of Tomorrow Need to Study Ethics Today

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Why the Gene Editors of Tomorrow Need to Study Ethics Today

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WIRED ICONJennifer Doudna, Crispr pioneerNOMINATESJiwoo Lee, Crispr wunderkind, Stanford sophomoreTwo years after biochemist Jennifer Doudna helped introduce the world to the gene-editing tool known as Crispr, a 14-year-old from New Jersey turned it loose on a petri dish full of lung cancer cells, disrupting their ability to multiply. “In high school, I was all on…