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More trouble for Cuba Gooding Jr as prosecutors reveal 12 additional allegations of sexual misconduct from 12 women
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More trouble for Cuba Gooding Jr as prosecutors reveal 12 additional allegations of sexual misconduct from 12 women

Oscar-winning actor, Cuba Gooding Jr is getting into more trouble as prosecutors have shared 12 new allegations of sexual misconduct from 12 women against him which dates back to 2001.   The 51-year-old actor appeared in court on Tuesday, October 15, where he entered a not guilty plea […]

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Disco Elysium is an isometric RPG with a watercolor-like aesthetic and an emphasis on “unprecedented” levels of freedom in regards to in-game choices. According to the store page, the world of Revachol is “alive” with “real people.” You’ll be able to manipulate characters into working […]

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China scientist condemned for gene-editing babies, loses job

China scientist condemned for gene-editing babies, loses job

A Chinese scientist who claimed to have created the world’s first genetically edited babies has been accused of circumventing regulations and acting in his own interests, in the preliminary findings of an official investigation into the case as the academic was fired from his job.

State news agency Xinhua on Monday reported that He Jiankui had “defied government bans and conducted the research in the pursuit of personal fame and gain”.

It added that the investigation also found a second woman had become pregnant as a result of the experiment. 

The Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in the city of Shenzhen, said it had fired the researcher. 

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He Jiankui shocked the scientific community in November after announcing he had successfully altered the genes of twin girls to prevent them from contracting HIV

He Jiankui shocked the scientific community last year after announcing he had successfully altered the genes of twin girls born in November to prevent them from contracting HIV.    

He told a human genome forum in Hong Kong that month that there had been “another potential pregnancy” involving a second couple, but when questioned further said the woman had had a miscarriage.

The investigation confirmed the woman was still pregnant, Xinhua said. 

She would be put under medical observation along with the twin girls from the first pregnancy, it added.

‘Evaded oversight’

He, the scientist, said the twins’ DNA was modified using a technology known as CRISPR-Cas9 to alter the embryonic genes.

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