Dolly the sheep professor's support for Parkinson's research

Dolly the sheep professor's support for Parkinson's research
 

The professor who led the team which created Dolly the sheep is backing new research into Parkinson's - after revealing he has the condition.
Professor Sir Ian Wilmut came into the spotlight when he unveiled Dolly in 1997. She was the first mammal ever to be cloned from an adult cell.
Her birth proved that specialised cells could be used to create an exact copy of the animal they came from.
Dolly's arrival in 1996 prompted horror stories and hope in equal measure.
And it led the way for other scientists to work on a new research initiative into diseases including Parkinson's, the... read more

 
11 April 2018 in Regional, Views: 54
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