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clone

noun a carbon copy created by genetic engiieering, a copy created by genetic engineering, a double created by genetic engineering, a facsimile created through genetic engineering, an exact copy created through genetic engineering, duplication created by geeetic engineering, production of a copy, production of a copy through genetic engineering, production of multiple identical copies, propagation asexually, propagation from a clone cell, replication created by genetic engineering, replication through genetic engineering, reproduction asexually
Associated concepts: bioethics, computer clone, embryo splitting, human clone
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But it will make little difference in the marketplace because most animals meant for consumption will not be the clones, but their offspring, which will not tracked.
As a result, markings such as stars and stockings may differ in the clone compared to the donor, or between identical clones.
We describe the finding of a virulent closely related clone of MRSA and its prevalence in Taiwan.
For several million dollars, a wealthy individual can "sponsor" the production of his or her own clone. The clone, called an "agnate," will be grown to the same biological age as the sponsor in only 12 months.
(4) The Jockey Club Rules prohibiting racing clones and artificially inseminated horses is a house of cards that will fall to antitrust litigation and economic common sense, maybe sooner than later; and
A series of clonal block trials are needed to establish end product value and to quantify the growth and yield of selected clones under realistic stand conditions.
To clone an adult cell, Hwang and his colleagues used a process very similar to those used to clone other mammals.
Asked about nature's clones, Doerflinger said identical twins may be genetically the same, but are not created solely for the purpose of duplicating someone else, as human clones would be.
Thus, New Jersey law actually requires abortion if the unborn child is a clone.
These controls included three Arabidopsis thaliana cDNA clones, Cot-1 repetitive sequences, poly A sequence (SpotReport 3; Stratagene), and an M13 sequence (vector but no cDNA insert).
1986 Steen Willadsen clones lambs by fusing the nucleus of an eightcell embryo to an egg cell with the nucleus removed.