The Pros And Cons Of Animal Cloning

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What is Animal Cloning? It is defined as a cell, group of cells, or an organism that is produced asexually from and is identical to a single ancestor. Cloning is also known as the nuclear cloning methodology using the nuclear transfer in early 1950’s. Animal Cloning was first tried in amphibians. The main problem in animal cloning up to this time is the efficiency of the process, how effective it is for us. The recent effectiveness of Nuclear Transfer is underprivileged. The result of nuclear transfer is not really a clone because it possesses larger differences from monozygotic twins. The public has a great dissatisfaction against cloning for it is not fair to the animals and is in opposition to the law of nature. There is also a huge part of literature citing high percentage of miscarriage, stillbirth, early death, genetic abnormalities, and chronic diseases among cloned animals. Cloning also raises ethical problems in a sense that it violates the prohibitions or ideology regarding the law of nature. It may have harmful consequences to animals, human beings or the environment, in the sense of animal cloning can be perfected and the cloning techniques can be applied to human. There is already information that scientists are experimenting with human reproductive cloning and the animal cloning techniques can serve as the guide for perfecting human cloning. In both agricultural cloning and cloning for conservation, cloned animals may have a insistent shock on the environment,
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