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Genetically modified monkeys created with cut-and-paste DNA

Researchers have created genetically modified monkeys with a revolutionary new procedure that enables scientists to cut and paste DNA in living organisms.

The macaques are the first primates to have their genetic makeup altered with the powerful technology which many scientists believe will lead to a new era of genetic medicine. Read more

Photograph: Cell, Niu et al

BAD!! TOOO BAAAAAAAAD!!

Poor baby monkeys! Don’t experiment with animals! You have rapists, don’t you?

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