Dolly was the first mammal to be cloned using the nucleus from a somatic cell of one animal and an egg from another individual of the same species. Her birth proved that we can restart the cellular development of a somatic cell from a higher animal in a way that would allow it to recreate any other cell needed to for a whole new individual.
Science is gender-neutral and one day this phenomenon will stand as a pillar of our progress.
To every scientist - I have faith that we can do this and much more!
So next time you think of evolution, think of it as the never-ending journey, and don't be mistaken - we to can be very (r)evolutionary - if a scientist can imagine something, they'll also find a way to do it!
Just staying in the loop
Science Café - the science news show from the @BlueStreakSci podcast.
Be curious and always be critical - even of the things you hear in class!
Don't freak out - this is not the plot for a #sci-fi horror, as it's specific to a single-cell sized #host - an #ancient #amoeba, and definitely not to #humans. Phew!
Mini-interview with Nobel4GMOs mastermind I love this mini-interview, but when I got to read the “I don’t know enough about agri-business to comment on the impact of this deal.” I got extremely frustrated! Scientists and people with knowledge shying away from the discussion are the main reason why we are…
Getting the “quacks” in a row! I was wondering if it’s worth it for me to jump in the messy fight with quackery and pseudoscience in my pristine-all-sciency blog (pat-pat). Then, I figured – I am already doing it on other platforms, albeit little passively, so why not do it…