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Old 07-03-2017, 03:10 PM   #1
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Reptile skin grown in lab for first time, helps study endangered turtle disease

Scientists recently reconstructed the skin of endangered green turtles, marking the first time that skin of a non-mammal was successfully engineered in a laboratory, according to a study. In turn, the scientists were able to grow a tumor-associated virus to better understand certain tumor diseases.



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