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Scientists Chase After Immortality in a Petri Dish

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Science  23 Sep 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5743, pp. 1982-1983
DOI: 10.1126/science.309.5743.1982

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Efforts to turn embryonic stem cells into sperm and eggs are answering long-standing questions about how the body prepares its genes for the next generation.