Scientists in China used genetic tools like CRISPR  to allow same-sex mice parents to have children. Two mom mice were able to have healthy, fertile children, but those from two males only survived a short time. One of the pups is pictured here.
Scientists in China used genetic tools like CRISPR to allow same-sex mice parents to have children. Two mom mice were able to have healthy, fertile children, but those from two males only survived a short time. One of the pups is pictured here. LEYUN WANG
Scientists in China used genetic tools like CRISPR to allow same-sex mice parents to have children. Two mom mice were able to have healthy, fertile children, but those from two males only survived a short time. One of the pups is pictured here. LEYUN WANG

Scientists created baby mice with two same-sex parents. It was easier with females

October 12, 2018 02:54 PM