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Human cells grown in monkey embryos raise ethical concerns

By New Scientist and Press Association A human-monkey blastocyst, an early stage of embryo development Weizhi Ji, Kunming University of Science and Technology Researchers have grown human cells in monkey embryos with the aim of understanding more about how cells develop and communicate with each other. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte at the Salk Institute in… Read More »

Do you lose fat cells when you diet

Fat cells, referred to as adipocyte cells, absorb the storage form of fat, called triglycerides. More News. You can also choose to be emailed when someone replies to your comment. As millions of people enter with a new resolve to slim down, they have a pesky physiological fact to contend with: No matter how much… Read More »