TITLE

Dolly's legacy

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Nature;2/22/2007, Vol. 445 Issue 7130, p795
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the cloned sheep Dolly and its societal issues in the U.S. It mentioned that the cloned sheep has come from adult embryonic cells. In addition, there are many debates on the issue of Dolly, on ethics, risk assessment, dignity and safety. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration highlights one critical lack of progress, efficiency of mammalian cloning is still low
ACCESSION #
24110219

 

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