de-extinction

  • Company Trying to Resurrect a Mammoth Makes a Stem Cell Breakthrough

    Company Trying to Resurrect a Mammoth Makes a Stem Cell Breakthrough

    Colossal Biosciences, which calls itself “the world’s first de-extinction company,” has created stem cells it thinks will hasten the company’s marquee goal of resurrecting the woolly mammoth. The team’s research describing the accomplishment will be hosted on the preprint server bioRxiv. The cells are induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC), a type of cell that can…