UK Ethics Council Says Itā€™s ā€˜Morally Permissibleā€™ to Create Genetically Modified Babies

The UKā€™s Nuffield Council on Bioethics says itā€™s acceptable to genetically engineer human embryos, so long as the interventions arenā€™t harmful to the future child or society as a whole. The council is taking a surprisingly progressive position on the matter, but weā€™re still a long way off from the birth of theā€¦