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Cloning Breakthrough: Viable Stem Cells Created From Adult Donor
2014-04-18 09:22:35

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a significant breakthrough a team of scientists from California and Seoul, South Korea have been able to create viable stem cells from an adult donor that perfectly match the donor’s DNA, according to a new report in the journal Cell Stem Cell. The development, referred to as "therapeutic cloning,” involves the production of embryonic cells for scientific purposes and many object to this type of research based on moral or...

Move Over Dolly, South Korean Company Clones First British Dog
2014-04-09 10:29:27

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A South Korean company that charges about $100,000 US for animal cloning procedures has just cloned Britain’s first dog for free. The dog was copied from a 12-year-old pet dachshund named Winnie, owned by Rebecca Smith of London. Smith won a contest sponsored by Sooam Biotech, the company behind the cloning. The company is already known for creating more than 500 cloned dogs for owners all around the world, but Smith’s dog is...

2014-01-01 23:02:21

Gordian Stone Solutions to debut GoKart™ cable camera system at the CES trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada January 7th thru 10th, 2014. Hillsboro, OR (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 Ken Stone, the inventor of the GoKart™ cable camera system, is proud to announce the unveiling of the GoKart™ system at the CES trade show. The trade show is January 7th thru 10th , 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, booth 70110 in the Venetian Ballroom. Ken Stone said, “CES is the perfect venue to introduce GoKart™....

2013-09-17 23:32:34

Learn more about dollies at A Plus Warehouse. Olympia, Washington (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 It is that time of day again to discuss the product of the day. For customers unfamiliar with product of the day, A Plus Warehouse picks an item everyday including weekends without fail to discuss for the day. These products normally stand out from other products and have some intriguing quality. Today’s product of the day is not only different from other products, but it is new as well. A Plus...

2013-08-11 23:02:21

Dollies are a very important line at A Plus Warehouse. Learn more. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 A Plus Warehouse enjoys having a product of the day. It gives the company the chance to highlight one item in a list of hundreds. With such a broad selection, it gives customers a sense of relief to hear about one particular item. Today’s product of the day is the Aluminum Channel Dolly. According to Ed Stairman, president of A Plus Warehouse, "The Aluminum Channel Dolly is a...

Dolly The Sheep Creator Discusses Woolly Mammoth Clone
2013-07-31 14:09:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Ian Wilmut, creator of Dolly the sheep, says that woolly mammoth stem cells may be the way to go in order to bring the ancient behemoths back to life. Wilmut, Emeritus Professor at the MRC Center for Regenerative Medicine at University of Edinburgh, wrote in The Conversation about his thoughts on how we could bring woolly mammoths back from extinction. The professor is best known for cloning Dolly, the first mammal to be cloned from an...

Mouse Cloned Using Drop Of Blood
2013-06-27 13:15:28

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In one of the more popular science fiction novels of the 1990s and its Oscar-winning silver screen adaptation, the farfetched premise hinged on a newly discovered technique that allowed scientists to extract dinosaur DNA from blood thirsty mosquitoes trapped and fossilized in amber. But we all know the impossibility of cloning an organism from just a blood sample, right? Japanese scientists are urging us to think again. Scientific...

Cloning Across Multiple Generations
2013-03-08 07:19:44

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Known for such American gems as Caddyshack and Groundhog Day, Harold Ramis directed the cult classic Multiplicity starring Michael Keaton and Andie MacDowell in 1996. And in what had to have been a bit of marketing kismet, the film was released only 12 days after Dolly the sheep, the first mammal cloned from an adult somatic cell, was introduced to the world. In the film, Doug Kinney, portrayed by Michael Keaton, was given the...

Human Clones In 50 Years?
2012-12-19 15:28:41

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The scientist who inspired the creation of Dolly the Sheep has now said human cloning is within our reach, bringing some hope of restoration to parents who have lost their child to a tragic death, reported the Telegraph. Nobel prize-winning Sir John Gurdon has been furthering the study of cloning since the 1950s and has had success cloning animals such as frogs. Now, he´s claiming we could begin to see fully functional...


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