CRISPR-Cas9 in America
the national landscape of gene editing technology
The national landscape of gene editing technology is a commentary on the American social dialogue concerning gene editing technology. The paper addresses the relationship between ethicality and scientific innovation, paying specific attention to America's dark history of eugenics ideologies and practices. Underscoring this analysis is the argument for increased social involvement in evaluating and regulating scientific pursuits.
For additional context, listen to the author's reflection on the piece below.