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Sheep cloned from mammary gland cells

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7081.623a (Published 01 March 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:623
  1. Jacqui Wise
  1. BMJ

    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.

    Dolly is the first mammal to be cloned from adult tissue

    MURDO MACLEOD

    The research confirms that nuclei from …

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