Dec 12

Continuing the trend of posting things here just because I, personally, think they’re awesome, here’s a news article about what those wacky Koreans are doing with Cats these days:

Korean scientists have cloned cats possessing red fluorescence protein (RFP) that can be used to treat human genetic diseases, the government said Wednesday (Dec. 12).

The Ministry of Science and Technology said a team led by Kong Il-keun, an animal cloning expert at Gyeongsang National University, manipulated the RFP in the skin tissue of Turkish Angora cats. read more