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Cloning monkeys for research puts humans on a slippery ethical slope – The Conversation (David Hunter | February 2019) Scientists have many tools at their disposal to study, manipulate and copy genes. [colored_box]Now it appears researchers at the Institute of Neuroscience in Shanghai, China, have combined techniques to produce a world first: gene edited, cloned macaque monkeys (Macaca fascicularis). . Qiang Sun, a senior researcher in the project and Director of ION’s Nonhuman Primate Research Facility explains: . We believe... More


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