The Cloning Of Human Cloning

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Science today is developing at warp speed. We have the potential to do many things, which include the cloning of actual humans and animals. The question no longer seems to be if we will clone humans, but when? Somewhere, sometime, a human clone will be born. This fact has exploded the world into a global debate. Will large armies of soldiers be raised to fight our wars? Or perhaps we will create a race of slaves to do our dirty work. Cloning is becoming more credible and concrete idea rather than a bizarre dream that would never come true. The process of cloning inevitably involves throwing away fertilized embryos. At the current stage of development, many of the embryos selected to live fail to develop and eventually die before
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But even with vast technology, high risks are involved and the process is not guaranteed. For example, in order to procced with such a process, therapeutic cloning requires eggs in order to acquire stem cells. If scientist were performing this process for a particular disease, they would have to use a lot of eggs which is to this day causing an ongoing moral debate; and if a woman was to agree to donate an egg, she will have to pass through many painful processes and the procedure will be very costly.
As for reproductive cloning the entire genetic code is reproduced from a single body cell of an adult individual. The most common technique is somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT). Scientist first take the somatic cell from the test subject they plan to clone, extract the cell’s nucleus, which includes the cell’s DNA and throw away the rest. Then they remove the nucleus of an egg cell and replace it with the somatic cell. After that step is complete they reconstruct the egg with a blast of electricity to simulate cell division. If the process is done correctly the cell then divides normally and forms a blastocyst, therefore, scientist will transfer it into a foster mother for her to flourish a new animal.
In July 2000, Dr. Ian Wilmut, a geneticist of Scotland publicized the cloning of a lamb named Dolly. Out of 277 attempts at fussing cells, only 29 of the fused cells became embryos, on which resulted in one pregnancy, which then
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