1. General Term: Dolly
name given by the Roslin Insitute to the first cloned mammal; a sheep. It
took 277 attempts to clone Dolly (0.4% efficiency).
2. Interview: 'Faith and Reason' Transcript
The resulting offspring, Dolly, was a clone, or identical twin, of her genetic
When news of Dolly hit the press, many people feared it would open the door to all sorts of evils. Could a dictator
clone a private army, or perhaps
3. Intro Topic: Genetics
cloned sheep named Dolly . Since then, other researchers have cloned cows and
mice. When news of Dolly hit the press many people feared cloning would open the
door to all sorts of evils. Could a dictator clone a private army? Or
4. Genetics Topic: Cloning
a seven-month-old lamb named Dolly . DNA
tests show that Dolly contains only the genes of the adult ewe
who provided her DNA.
are the implications? Although concerns for animal cloning are
important, the overriding ethical issue is this:
5. Genetics Topic: Overcoming Preconception Relating to Assisted Reproductive T...
Human embryonic stem cells produced
Cloned transgenic goats
6. Intro Topic: Cloning
a cloned sheep, named Dolly . In a ground
breaking experiment, Dr Wilmut and his team had taken an unfertilized egg from
one sheep and removed its DNA . They achieved this by removing the egg's nucleus,
and leaving just the surrounding
7. Stem Cell Topic: The Enormous Potential Value of Stem Cell Research
occur. This is
in part the Dolly scenario. It differs in part because it grows only organ
tissue and not an entire fetus .
variant on the second scenario that distinguishes it from Dolly would be one
that eliminates the use of the
8. Genetics Topic: Amory Lovins Keynote
Dolly the Cloned Sheep
9. Stem Cell Topic: The Stem Cell Debate: Ethical Questions
to the world famous
sheep, Dolly , never intended to clone a human being. He still opposes the idea.
Almost everyone opposes the idea. Yet, the cultural explosion ignited by this new scientific achievement
continues to spread fallout. The
10. Stem Cell Topic: Question: is There a Potential Baby in Every Body Cell?
state, as in the case of Dolly ;
The ability to reprogram the cytoplasm to
cause selected genetic expression and, along with this, to initiate embryonic
development. This is all it takes. The first two are already in the