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What’s The Benefit In Making Human-animal Hybrids?

A team of scientists from the Salk Institute in the United States created a stir last week with the announcement that they had created hybrid human-pig fetuses. The story was widely reported, although some outlets took a more hyperbolic or alarmed tone than others. One might wonder why scientists are even creating human-animal hybrids – […]