Sentence Dictation Answers - Scientists create human-monkey chimera

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In this rapidly changing world we are seeing more examples of science fiction.

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Scientists have created the world's first part human part monkey embryo.

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Scientists say it potentially paves the way for lifesaving medical advances.

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The long term goal of this research team is to grow human organs in pigs.

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Thousands of people on a transplant list die every year waiting for a transplant.

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Groundbreaking research involved injecting 25 human cells into the embryos.

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The scientists studied the development of the embryos for 19 days.

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There are many ethical concerns around the creation and use of chimera.

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An organism made up of cells from two members of the same species.

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When a human gets a pig heart valve she becomes an inter species chimera.

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