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First pig-monkey chimera engineered and born.


It is known that xenotransplantation is the transplantation of living cells, tissues or organs between different species, as opposed to allotransplantation between different individuals from the same species. It is hoped that human organs can one day be grown on request in animal hosts, however, to enable this process transgenic animals must be genetically engineered, where the genetic material of

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