Are The Human-Animal Hybrids Scientists Make Human, Beast, Or In Between?


To create this chimera, the researchers fertilized a pig embryo then inserted human stem cells. The human cells were pluripotent stem cells, meaning they can develop into cells of any type. For example, given the right conditions, a pluripotent stem cell could develop into a neuron, a heart-muscle cell, or a skin cell.


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