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In a breakthrough, scientists have for the first time created human embryonic stem cells using the cloning technique that led to the birth of Dolly the sheep in 1996.
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Parents who lose their children in accidents may be able to clone their copies to replace them within 50 years, Sir John Gurdon has claimed.
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Scientists have created human embryos from slivers of skin, a feat they say has brought closer the day when babies are cloned in the lab.
Last Updated: Monday, September 19, 2011, 11:46
South Korea had once been considered a global leader in human embryonic stem cell research until 2005.
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Scientists have created a fluorescent dog, called Tagon, using cloning techniques, which they claim could one day help cure Alzheimer`s and Parkinson`s.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 14, 2010, 00:00
The successful cloning of a human virus could lead to new treatments for life-threatening diseases.