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Australia should maintain laws that prohibit ‘mitochondrial donation’

The Australian government is currently considering legalising “mitochondrial donation,” also known as “3-person IVF.” Australian law currently prohibits creating embryos using DNA from more than two people. The prohibition is found in the same law that prohibits modifying genomes that will be passed on to future generations (heritable genome editing or germline modification). Australia is one of […]