The headline of this article has been updated to reflect that the survey respondents may not represent all genetics professionals.

ORLANDO, Florida (GenomeWeb) – A majority of genetics professionals from various countries supports both somatic and germline human gene editing, though attitudes differ depending on the application, according to the results of a new survey by Stanford University researchers presented here today at the American Society of Human Genetics annual meeting.

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