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Mitochondrial Gene Therapy

Procedure Scrambles Eggs, Replaces Mitochondrial DNA

By Anette Breindl
Science Editor

Thursday, October 25, 2012
Through a procedure known as spindle transfer, or spindle complex-chromosomal transfer, scientists have created human eggs composed of the nuclear DNA from one person and the mitochondrial DNA from another.

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