Sheep cloned from mammary gland cellsBMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7081.623a (Published 01 March 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:623
- Jacqui Wise
Scientists have cloned a lamb by taking the nucleus from a sheep's mammary gland cell and implanting it into an oocyte. Dolly, a Finn Dorset lamb, is believed to be the first mammal that has been developed from a cell derived from adult tissue.
The research confirms that nuclei from …
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