50m 00s
Genome Science Editing Humanity's Future
50m 00s

Broadcast on March 2, 2019
Available until March 2, 2020

Genome editing promises new treatments for incurable diseases, but also raises ethical concerns around the manipulation of reproductive cells. How far should we allow medical research to proceed?

Tomoko Tina Kimura
Host, NHK WORLD "Science View"

Wei Wensheng
Principal Investigator, School of Life Sciences, Peking University

Shinya Yamanaka
Director, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University

Bruce Conklin
Senior Investigator, Gladstone Institutes, UCSF

Kazuto Kato
Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Ethics and Public Policy, Osaka University