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mammalian

muh may lee uhn

  • n  any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk
  • a  of or relating to the class Mammalia

  • Ian Wilmut, the Scottish scientist who created Dolly the sheep in 1996, had to provide such samples to prove to skeptics that he had created history's first mammalian clone.
  • When holding your breath underwater, however, you have a bit of mammalian evolution on your side.
  • Ten years and 15 mammalian species later, the efficiency of the process is no better than it was at Dolly's birth: only 2% to 5% of the eggs that start out as clones end up as live .
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    DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ww2bvb/mtor_signaling) has announced the addition of the "mTOR Signaling Pathway in Oncology Drug Pipeline Update 2013" report to their offering. The mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) is an intracellular kinase that controls the production of proteins through its regulation of translational machinery ...
    June 14, 2013 - Business Wire
Quotes

  • Francis Collins in Seattle Post Intelligencer
    But as weird as this animal looks, its genome sequence is priceless for understanding how mammalian biological processes evolved,Collins said in a statement.
  • Ian Wilmut in USA Today
    Successful cloning of an increasing number of species confirms the general impression that it would be possible to clone any mammalian species, including humans,said Ian Wilmut to The Associated Press.

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