Scientists used Gene-Splicing to create Super-Smart Monkeys!

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You know how movies sometimes can start to mimic reality? Well I hope you watched Planet of the Apes, because we could possibly witness a real-life Cesar minus the human threatening disease. Scientists in China have taken human genes and monkey genes to make super smart primates. According to the tests the monkeys brains did not get any larger, but they indeed did become more intelligent in things like memory, but don’t expect to see them anytime, because research and tests are still ongoing.

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Story Source: TechnologyReview.com

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