• World's first 'synthetic embryo': Why this research is more important than you think

    2 days ago - By Phys

    In what's reported as a world-first achievement, biologists have grown mouse embryo models in the lab without the need for fertilized eggs, embryos, or even a mouse-using only stem cells and a special incubator.
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  • 'Synthetic embryo' breakthrough but growing human organs far off

    2 days ago - By Phys

    Stem cell scientists say they have created "synthetic embryos" without using sperm, eggs or fertilization for the first time, but the prospect of using such a technique to grow human organs for transplantation remains distant.
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