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Gene editing lab tries to grow human organs inside pigs

Scientists in the United States are trying to grow human organs inside pigs.

The research uses a revolutionary technique known as gene editing.

Some experts believe it could be the answer to the world's organ transplant shortage, but it also raises ethical concerns.

For more information watch Panorama: Medicine's Big Breakthrough.

  • 05 Jun 2016
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