OFF: cloning technology
fofp at CASTLE.ED.AC.UK
Tue Mar 19 12:16:58 EST 1996
Matt Curtis writes:
> Kinda HW, kinda OFF:
> I heard on the radio this morning that in the UK they've succesfully
> cloned a sheep.
Yep. It was scientist dudes in Edinburgh wot done it.
> Fascinating, whichever way you look at it.. Apparently it's the first
> time they've had success cloning mammals. What's next?
Well, they seem to have a thing about sheep. I'm sure they had one
genetically engineered to lactate some kinda human hormone.
Maybe a new method of producing beer? It's sure to go down well in
> -matt "Everything it bleats is in the same tone..."
Until it goes to Slaughterhouse Five...
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