cloning, disease & medicine
Cloning Biologist Dies
Cloning Biologist Dies
Edyta Zielinska | Oct 12, 2012
Keith Campbell, a biologist who was part of the effort to clone Dolly the sheep, has passed away at the age of 58.
Cell Re-Programmers Take the Nobel
Cell Re-Programmers Take the Nobel
Beth Marie Mole | Oct 8, 2012
John B. Gurdon and Shinya Yamanaka win this year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine for learning how to reboot cellular development. 
Move Over, Mother Nature
Amber Dance | Jul 1, 2012
Synthetic biologists harness software to design genes and networks.
Building a Better Sheep
Bob Grant | Apr 25, 2012
Chinese scientists claim to have cloned a lamb carrying a roundworm gene that aids in the production of polyunsaturated fatty acids.
Self-cloning Coral
Hannah Waters | Mar 1, 2012
Coral embryos broken apart by waves can continue developing into adult clones.
Coral Clones
Hannah Waters | Mar 1, 2012
The colorful and fragile start to the life of a living reef
Modern Day Mammoth?
Tia Ghose | Dec 6, 2011
Researchers at Japanese and Russian institutions believe cloning a woolly mammoth is within reach.
Cloned Coyotes?
Bob Grant | Oct 18, 2011
Disgraced South Korean scientist Hwang Woo-suk and a team of colleagues claim to have cloned the wild canine.
New Way to Make Embryonic Stem Cells
Amy Coombs | Oct 5, 2011
A breakthrough in somatic cell nuclear transfer opens the possibility of producing human embryonic stem cells with a patient’s own genes.
Speaking of Science
N/A | Oct 1, 2011
A selection of quotes from past issues of The Scientist.