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Worm turns sheep clone to "good" fat: China scientists

Peng Peng, a cloned sheep, is seen at a farm in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Peng Lui/BGI Ark Biotechnology co.,Ltd/Handout

Peng Peng, a cloned sheep, is seen at a farm in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Peng Lui/BGI Ark Biotechnology co.,Ltd/Handout

Peng Peng, a cloned sheep, is seen at a farm in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Peng Lui/BGI Ark Biotechnology co.,Ltd/Handout
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Peng Peng (below), a cloned sheep, is seen on a video display at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Peng Peng (below), a cloned sheep, is seen on a video display at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Peng Peng (below), a cloned sheep, is seen on a video display at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Peng Peng (below), a cloned sheep, is seen at a farm in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Peng Lui/BGI Ark Biotechnology co.,Ltd/Handout

Peng Peng (below), a cloned sheep, is seen at a farm in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Peng Lui/BGI Ark Biotechnology co.,Ltd/Handout

Peng Peng (below), a cloned sheep, is seen at a farm in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Peng Lui/BGI Ark Biotechnology co.,Ltd/Handout
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A researcher works inside a laboratory for experiments related to cloning at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A researcher works inside a laboratory for experiments related to cloning at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A researcher works inside a laboratory for experiments related to cloning at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Researchers work inside a laboratory for experiments related to cloning at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Researchers work inside a laboratory for experiments related to cloning at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Researchers work inside a laboratory for experiments related to cloning at the Beijing Genomics Institute in Shenzhen, southern China April 23, 2012. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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