Cloning (Biotechnology and Society)

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Taxidermied remains of Dolly, the first cloned mammal. (Image source)

Required Reading/Viewing

We'll cover the first cloning of a mammal (Dolly) and then talk about more recent applications, including pet cloning.

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  1. Error fetching PMID 9039911: [Wilmut1997]
    Paper describing cloning of Dolly the sheep.
  2. Error fetching PMID 9039905: [Stewart1997]
    News and Views accompanying Dolly article.
  3. Error fetching PMID 20427755: [Kou2010]
    Paper describing cloning of mice from induced pluripotent stem cells.
  4. Error fetching PMID 23765475: [Pera2013]
    Compares the development of ESC, SCNT, and iPSC technologies and mentions some applications.
  5. My Friend Again [MyFriendAgain]
    Information about pet cloning services. See esp. the "My Dog has died" link.
  6. Singer, E. (2009) The Dark Side of Pet Cloning MIT Technology Review. [Singer2009]
    Comment about pet cloning services.
All Medline abstracts: PubMed | HubMed

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