Documenting the Coming Singularity

Tuesday, August 05, 2008

Puppies of hero pit bull Booger are world's first commercial clones - Jenny Booth

Times Online - August 5, 2008

South Korea has carried out the first commercial cloning of a pet dog, creating five identical copies of Booger the pit bull terrier for an American client.

Bernann McKinney, 57, a film scriptwriter from Hollywood, blinked back tears of joy as she cuddled her five puppy clones, created at Seoul National University’s veterinary school using some of Booger's refrigerated ear tissue.

Read original article>>

Singularity & The Price of Rice is updated often; the easiest way to get your regular dose is by subscribing to our news feed. Stay on top of all our updates by subscribing now via RSS or Email.