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First pig-monkey chimera engineered and born.

In the past chimeras, an unnatural amalgamation of two different species was the stuff of futuristic sci-fiction comics, today this promising genetic engineering technique is less scary as it becomes reality to offer solutions in a life-threatening worldwide donor organ shortage. Xenotransplantation is the transplantation of living cells, tissues, or organs between different species, as opposed to allotransplantation between different

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