Debating the Ethics of Growing Monkey-Human Embryos

An international team of scientists say they have successfully grown monkey embryos containing human cells for the first time. The development of these so-called "chimeras" could have an impact on drug testing and even human organ transplants. However, the scientific community is at odds over whether such research is even ethical. It's also not the first time scientists have experimented on animal embryos. Read more on this breakthrough.

Debating the Ethics of Growing Monkey-Human Embryos

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