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How wonderful!

"Brave New World" versus "The Boys From Brazil."
Watch-out for unintended consequences like that seen with "Dolly" the sheep.

Dolly (5 July 1996 – 14 February 2003) was a female domestic sheep, and the first mammal to be cloned from an adult somatic cell, using the process of nuclear transfer. Dolly was born on 5 July 1996 to three mothers (one provided the egg, another the DNA and a third carried the cloned embryo to term). A Finn Dorset such as Dolly has a life expectancy of around 11 to 12 years, but Dolly lived to be only six years of age. A post-mortem examination showed she had a form of lung cancer called Jaagsiekte,...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dolly_%28sheep%29