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Gene-editing record smashed in pigs

Published on 8th Oct 2015

Published on 8th October 2015

For decades, scientists and doctors have dreamed of creating a steady supply of human organs for transplantation by growing them in pigs. By modifying more than 60 genes from pig embryos—ten times more than have been edited in any other animal—researchers believe they may have produced a suitable non-human organ donor.

Read more @ Scientific American