Sebastiaan Mastenbroek, the chair of the research committee of KLEM (The Dutch federation of clinical embryology) and member of the Amsterdam Reproduction & Development Research Board, is happy that so much attention is going to genetically enhancement of embryos. In the article he is quoted: “Fortunately, since that will put a break on irresponsible applications in the clinical practice”
Amsterdam Reproduction and Development
October 13, 2020
The article states that an international commitee has drafted regulations for the genetically enhamcement of human embroys. The conclusion is: it is not safe enough, and a societal debate is needed first.