So we’re all very relieved to hear Brits found some time to do a little medical science in between afternoon tea and… evening tea. What scientific realm have they picked to dive into, you ask? Spoiler: it’s not the cure for cancer.
Britain is officially paving the path for three parent babies. You know, as in the genetic conglomeration of three people. Their reasoning? To create babies who don’t carry on the diseases of the original mom. Supposedly. I know, probably not as technically useful as developing actual disease treatments but… priorities.