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Old 02-03-2009, 03:05 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Researchers who tried to use mouse, cow and rabbit eggs to make human clones said on Monday the effort failed to produce workable embryos but added that they showed human cloning should work in principle.

Mixing human and animal cells does not appear to program the egg properly, said Dr. Robert Lanza of Massachusetts-based Advanced Cell Technology.

Animal-human clones don't work, U.S. company finds | Reuters
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Old 02-04-2009, 11:06 AM
 
Location: The Rock!
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Goodness...glad to know there are some apparent laws to the genetic cookbook that can't be broken.
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Old 02-04-2009, 10:02 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn
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Otherwise, there would be some awfully bad jokes going around. What do you get when you cross a human with a cow...?
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Old 02-07-2009, 10:19 AM
 
Location: Northern Maine
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Otherwise, there would be some awfully bad jokes going around. What do you get when you cross a human with a cow...?
A being that can love as well as low.
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