Xu Nanping, a member of the party group and deputy minister of the Ministry of Science and Technology, told reporters in CCTV today that the Ministry of Science and Technology firmly opposes the genetic arrangement of infants and undertakes activities to suspend scientific and technological activities of the relevant staff.Xu Nanpingfrom
: The clinical operation of human embryonic genetic regulation for reproduction is explicitly prohibited in our country. Genetically modified baby event reported in this medium,It is a flagrant violation of the relevant laws and regulations of China, and also openly breaks through the bottom line of morality and ethics that the academic community respects. It's shocking and unacceptable.
The Ministry of Science and Technology has already asked the relevant units to suspend the scientific and technological activities of the relevant staff. The next step of the Ministry of Science and Technology, based on objective investigations into incidents, will be investigated and acted in accordance with the law.