Benefits Of Therapeutic Cloning

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Cloning began in 1996 with a sheep named Dolly. Dolly was genetically made through cloning of the cells (Mackinnon, 2015). “A clone is a genetically identical copy, produced asexually from a single living being” (Mackinnon, 2015). The cloning of Dolly is what lead to the idea of possibly cloning a human being. Cloning a human being was thought of for medical purposes, to possibly save lives by aiding in giving an organ that would be a perfect match to that person who was cloned. Cloning has not been proven to be fully effective as the life expectancy is short being that it is made scientifically and not through natural ways. Therapeutic cloning is intended to save lives through the process of cloning by creating a “human being” that is identical

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