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Baboon infant produced by embryo transfer

Science  18 Jun 1976:
Vol. 192, Issue 4245, pp. 1246-1247
DOI: 10.1126/science.818710

Abstract

An embryo was recovered surgically from a naturally ovulating, naturally inseminated Papio cynocephalus female on day 5 of gestation and transferred surgically to a naturally synchronized, nonmated Papio cynocephalus female on 20 March 1975. A male baboon weighing 875 grams was delivered by cesarean section on 5 September 1975, 174 days after estimated ovulation time.

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