January 21, 2013

Harvard Biologist: We Can Bring Back the Neanderthals

Der Spiegel, Der Spiegel


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George Church, 58, is a pioneer in synthetic biology, a field whose aim is to create synthetic DNA and organisms in the laboratory. During the 1980s, the Harvard University professor of genetics helped initiate the Human Genome Project that created a map of the human genome.

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TAGGED: Synthetic DNA, Genetic Code, Synthetic Biology, Neanderthals, Cloning

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