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Chinese scientists give monkeys human brain genes in ‘morally risky’ experiment

Their brains may not be bigger than normal, but monkeys created with human brain genes are exhibiting cognitive changes that suggest they might be smarter — and the experiments have ethicists shuddering. In the wake of the genetically modified human babies scandal, Chinese scientists are drawing fresh condemnation from philosophers and ethicists, this time over… Read More »

Medical Marvel: Made-to-Order Human Kidneys Soon to Become Reality

HUman Kidneys. (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Washington DC, February 6: Researchers have now successfully grown functional mouse kidneys inside rats from just a few donor stem cells. The results of the study, published in an upcoming issue of Nature Communications, has been led by researchers from the National Institute for Physiological Sciences in Japan. A lot of… Read More »