Human-Pig Chimeras Suggest a Long Road to Organ Farming

Human-Pig Chimeras Suggest a Long Road to Organ Farming

Several dozen embryos sat in a lab that seemed straight out of a David Lynch film—part pig, part human. It’s just the first step in a strange journey that may one day lead to a new way to grow and harvest human organs.

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Source: Gizmodo
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