In China, doctors are treating more and more cancer patients with the gene-editing tool known as CRISPR. But research on the technique is still limited.
The intersection of science, politics and social outcomes
Water fluoridation is only one example—childhood vaccination is another—of an issue that remains controversial for some, even as a great majority of scientific studies indicate there’s little, if anything, to worry about from their implementation.
We talk about the intersection of science and social outcomes with Daniel Sarewitz, Co-Director of the Consortium for Sciences, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University.