When women have defective mitochondria, their children can inherit terrible, sometimes fatal problems. A new technology could help. PBS News Hour learns more from our Jeffrey Kahn

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Gene Editing

January 19, 2016

Scientists have developed the technology to edit single genes, which could eventually eliminate some inherited diseases. Host Reed Pence discusses the pros and cons of gene editing with our Debra Mathews and Alta Charo

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Johns Hopkins Bioethicist Jeffrey Kahn Chairs an IOM Committee On Astronaut Health Standards For Long-Duration Missions Beyond Low Earth Orbit

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