By Tyler MacDonald Close Preparing for a quantum future: An inside look at groundbreaking research in Singapore The advent of CRISPR gene editing techniques has given scientists the ability to alter the human species to a degree that was never possible. Advertisement © 2017 HNGN, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission. Advertisement 0 COMMENTS CLOSE COMMENT Get HNGN's Top Stories Newsletter Everyweek You have already subscribed. Thank you.