Chinese scientists have cloned monkeys in a lab for disease researching, breaking a technical barrier that could open the door to copying humans!

Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, two identical long-tailed macaques, were born eight and six weeks ago, making them the first primates to be cloned from a non-embryonic cell. The Chinese team succeeded, after many attempts, by using modulators to switch on or off certain genes that were inhibiting embryo development.

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