'Glowing' sheep herald medical breakthroughs

Uruguayan experiment has potential to help treat array of genetic problems from diabetes to haemophilia.

    Dolly the sheep famously became the world's first mammal to be cloned 17 years ago.

    Now genetic scientists in Uruguay are claiming another breakthrough - sheep that glow in the dark.

    The experiment has the potential to help treat a whole array of genetic problems from diabetes to haemophilia.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Montevideo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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