Resurrecting Rare Animals Back from the Dead

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Fri, Jul 2nd, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

The aim of a collaboration between the San Diego zoo and The Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California, is to take frozen cells from a dead animal, reprogram them to become sperm and eggs, then use these to bring endangered species back from the brink.

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