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Scientists Closer To Bringing Mammoth Back From The Dead

Japanese scientists announced they had created a mouse from a dead cell frozen for 16 years. This is the first step in successfully bringing back extinct animals such as mammoths.

“Mary Shelley was wrong. Dr. Frankenstein is not German. Should we bring extinct species back to life just because we can?”

by David Smith The Republik


Cells switch identity in biological breakthrough: Scientists have transformed one type of cell into another in living mice, a big step toward the goal of growing replacement tissues to treat a variety of diseases.

“From ‘regular’ pancreatic cells to ‘rare’ pancreatic cells? Sounds like cell cosmetic surgery.”

by Lesley Eberts Brand Futurist The Republik Corporal Strategic Ops