Japanese scientists clone a mouse from a SINGLE drop of blood
A mouse has been cloned from a single drop of blood, Japanese scientists have reported ... and used the nuclei to do the cloning - using the same procedure that created Dolly the sheep, BBC News reports. The technique, called somatic cell nuclear transfer ...
Oregon scientists get stem cells from cloned human embryos
A team of researchers said Wednesday that it had produced embryonic stem cells — a possible source of disease-fighting spare parts — from a cloned human embryo. Scientists at the ... among other things, beating heart muscle cells.
How Researchers Cloned Human Embryos
Scientists in Oregon have achieved something that many thought might be impossible. They said Wednesday that they have cloned human embryos and then ... So how did the scientists do it? Specifically, they used a method called somatic cell nuclear transfer.
SCIENTISTS STILL TRYING TO CLONE A MAMMOTH INSTEAD OF SOMETHING COOL LIKE T-REX
Tokyo, Japan – Like so many other things we have ... difficult thing to do, requiring a huge degree of scientific know how. Someday, perhaps, cloning will be conducted by technicians, perhaps even store clerks who can pop out a cloned animal the same ...
Don't clone a Neanderthal baby
But there are plenty of other things in the works involving genetic engineering that do merit serious ethical discussion at the national and international levels. Arthur Caplan Some thought that the Harvard scientist ... to try and clone a Neanderthal ...