Scientists Are Attempting To Grow Human Organs In Pigs In Bid To Solve Transplant Shortage, But Critics Say It’s Offensive To Human Dignity — Sparkonit

Scientists at the University of California are planning to grow human organs in pig by injecting human stem cells into pig embryos to produce chimeras (human-pig embryos), and then transplanting them into humans. To do so, the organ in the animal embryo has to be removed first by identifying and removing the gene for it,…

via Scientists Are Attempting To Grow Human Organs In Pigs In Bid To Solve Transplant Shortage, But Critics Say It’s Offensive To Human Dignity — Sparkonit

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