The rumors were true. Scientists have edited the genomes of human embryos.

Must be the fastest paper to be accepted (48 hours)11187209_10152721723196428_3483517706412179076_o

Source (open access): http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs13238-015-0153-5

It has just provided a proof of principle that genome of human embryos can be edited and corrected.  A breakthrough definitely in medicine but not scientifically as we already have done this in the mouse. 

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