TITLE

Needed for dinosaurs: More than a bug

PUB. DATE
June 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/21/93, Vol. 114 Issue 24, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that anyone who reads or watches `Jurassic Park' is likely to wonder whether dinosaurs really can be cloned. Details on a scholarly paper recently printed in the British journal `Nature' that confirms the concept that forms the basis of the film and bestselling novel.
ACCESSION #
9306150165

 

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