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Monkey clones made utilizing Dolly the Sheep technique

Monkey clones made utilizing Dolly the Sheep technique

Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua , two identical long-tailed macaques, were born eight and six weeks ago, making them the first primates - the order of mammals that includes monkeys, apes and humans - to be cloned from a non-embryonic cell . Qiang Sun of the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Neuroscience said the cloned monkeys will be useful as a model for studying diseases with a genetic basis, including some cancers, metabolic and immune disorders.


IPL Auction 2018: Rashid Khan more expensive than Chahal and Kuldeep

IPL Auction 2018: Rashid Khan more expensive than Chahal and Kuldeep

On an extended first day of auction, Stokes ended up being the costliest buy . Similarly, another veteran Yuvraj Singh got a deal from Kings XI Punjab for Rs 2 crore. Kedar Jadhav was bought for Rs 7.80 crore (Rs 2 crore) and former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson for Rs 4 crore (Rs 1.5 crore) by CSK. Williamson heads back to SRH for Rs 3 Crore.


More birth defects in U.S. areas with local Zika spread

More birth defects in U.S. areas with local Zika spread

Note that this observational epidemiologic study suggests that the types of birth defects often associated with Zika virus have increased in the USA, particularly in states where Zika is present. For the study, CDC researchers looked at almost one million births in 2016 in 15 US states and territories, and found about three out of every 1,000 newborns had a birth defect possibly associated with Zika virus infection in the mother.



Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) Took Active Place in Institutional Ownership

Sachem Head Capital Management Lp decreased Tesaro Inc (TSRO) stake by 18.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. In other Alaska Air Group news, CEO David L. 0 funds opened positions while 8 raised stakes. Shares are clocking price at $69.47 with change of 1.34%. Texas Permanent School Fund accumulated 59,521 shares.


Burned Bears: Fish Skin Wraps Healed Burns Faster After Wildfire

Burned Bears: Fish Skin Wraps Healed Burns Faster After Wildfire

The bears are the first to ever be treated with tilapia skin. The bear was put into a trailer for the seven-hour transport to Rancho Cordova, where Clifford was waiting. "We aren't really set up to have a birth at the lab holding facilities, and we knew there was a high probability that she could reject the cub, due to all the stress she was under".


Indonesian president arrives in Pakistan on 2-day visit

Indonesian president arrives in Pakistan on 2-day visit

Both the countries are the largely populated Muslim nations. Smartly-turned-out contingents of armed forces presented guard of honour to the President. According to the Justice Project Pakistan (JPP), Zulfiqar Ali, the father of five, was diagnosed with stage 4 liver cancer and has been given three months to live.