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Russian Geneticists are planning to Clone a Mammoth



Special biotechnological laboratory has already been created for this purpose.



10.Nov.14 2:16 PM
By Anna Nekrasova
Photo galeri3.uludagsozluk.com

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Russian Geneticists are planning to Clone a Mammoth
Specialists of Mammoth museum and Institute of Applied Ecology in Yakutsk are planning to decrypt the gen of Malolyahovsky mammoth and clone it. This work will be done in cooperation with experts from Krasnoyarsk Center of Genetic Researches.

In accordance with the official information provided by GlobalSib.com adult mammoth female has been found in 2012 on one of the Islands which belong to Novosibirsk archipelago. This is the first occasion when fossil animal was found in such good conditions. Tissues of lower part of the body ad trunk are in very good condition. Scientists are sure that such discoveries and findings will make it possible to clone the animal.

Special biotechnological laboratory has already been created for this purpose. Specialists of this laboratory will reach for live cells. This work will be done in cooperation with Sooam Korean Fund.

They will start searching for live mammoth cells in 2015. In case scientists are successful in their search, the rest of cloning procedure will be made in North Korea.




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