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China Just Successfully Cloned a Monkey for the First Time in History

chinese researchers cloned two adorable monkeys

Chinese researchers have cloned two monkeys which are reportedly intended to be used in their research into diseases affecting humans.

Using the same revolutionary technique that gave birth to Dolly the sheep, researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Neuroscience were able to produce identical long-tailed macaques Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua — eight and six weeks ago, respectively — at a laboratory in China. 

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