George Church is Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and Director of The Personal Genome Project, which provides the world's only open-access information on human Genomic, Environmental & Trait data (GET). He is the co-author of 490 papers, 130 patent publications & the book "Regenesis", developed methods used for the first genome sequence (1994) & million-fold cost reductions since (via NGS and nanopores), plus barcoding, DNA assembly from chips, genome editing, writing & recoding. He co-initiated the BRAIN Initiative (2011) & Genome Projects (1984, 2005) to provide & interpret the world's only open-access personal precision medicine datasets.  He has defended research on genetically altering human embryos to make them immune to HIV.
- Main Page at Harvard
- The Personal Genome Project
- Stat News article by Sharon Begley
- George M. Church on Wikipedia
- Chinese researcher claims first gene-edited babies Washington Post , 26 November, 2018