亨德里克·波伊納 (Hendrik Poinar)

把長毛象復活吧!

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再一次看到遠古巨獸在地球上漫步是每個小孩的願望。但我們能不能,或是說該不該讓那個夢想成為現實?亨德里克·波伊納在這個內容充實的演講裡,講述了下一個巨大的課題:對創造一個與長毛象極其相似的動物的追求與探索。第一步,將長毛象的基因組排序,現已接近尾聲。他們發現,這基因組和長毛象一樣巨大!

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Hendrik Poinar · Evolutionary geneticist

Hendrik Poinar is a geneticist and biological anthropologist who focuses on extracting ancient DNA. He currently has his sights set on sequencing the genome of the woolly mammoth — and cloning it.

Hendrik Poinar is a geneticist and biological anthropologist who focuses on extracting ancient DNA. He currently has his sights set on sequencing the genome of the woolly mammoth — and cloning it.