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"You could conceivably set up a CRISPR lab for $2000."

Not exactly pocket-change, considering the potential... Things could get very interesting in the next few years.

The article does mention two important caveats:
1) Human embryos aren't exactly easy to come by, or implant ("a typical IVF procedure costs $12,000")
2) CRISPR still has some issues to be ironed out. A paragraph towards the end describes an experiment involving 86 (nonviable) embryos where only around half had had their DNA cut, and even fewer had undergone the intended replacements.

That said, CRISPR is still a fairly new technology, and if there's one thing technology tends to do, it's "improve over time". And with the cost already so low, it should be within reach of many clever minds.

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Citizen scientists cutting and pasting DNA, mapping genes and home brewing insulin.

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