Mitochondrial Gene Therapy
Procedure Scrambles Eggs, Replaces Mitochondrial DNA
By Anette Breindl
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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