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George Church Talks Age Reversal and Woolly Mammoth DNA

Clip: 12/05/2019 | 16m 59s Video has closed captioning.

George Church’s current projects range from growing human organs to resurrecting the woolly mammoth. The Harvard genetics professor is at the cutting edge of genetic experimentation, having helped develop the first method for sequencing a genome and the gene editing tool CRISPR. Church joins Walter to discuss this transformative technology and address the ethical issues in genetic engineering.

Aired: 12/05/19

Rating: NR

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