Scientists hope Dog clones will help them understand and treat a range of serious human diseases.
The dog has characteristics similar to human beings, some of their diseases are almost the same as human diseases. So dog clones could be very valuable in finding technologies useful for curing human diseases.

The overall objective of this programme is to learn about the root causes of diseases, scientists also believe that it is possible if they can responsibly develop the ability to derive stem cells from cloned dog embryos, then our very best friends may turn out to be the first beneficiaries of stem cell medicine.

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