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“Reproductive cloning is expensive and highly inefficient. More than 90% of cloning attempts fail to produce viable offspring.” “In 2002, researchers at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts, reported that the genomes of cloned mice are compromised… In analyzing more than 10,000 liver and placenta cells of cloned mice, they discovered that about 4% of genes function abnormally.” “About a third of the cloned calves born alive have died young, and many of them were
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Unformatted text preview: abnormally large.” “In addition to low success rates, cloned animals tend to have more compromised immune function and higher rates of infection, tumor growth, and other disorders.” “Human Genome Project.” Risks of Cloning. Tuesday, August 29, 2006. <http://www.ornl.gov/sci/techresources/Human_Genome/elsi/cloning.shtml#risks>...
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This note was uploaded on 06/22/2011 for the course ENGLISH 101 taught by Professor Wray during the Spring '08 term at South Carolina.

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