Oncomouse

OncoMouse or Harvard mouse is a genetically modified laboratory mouse which carries a specific gene called an activated oncogene. The activated oncogene significantly increases the mouse’s susceptibility to cancer, and thus makes the mouse suitable for cancer research. The rights to the invention are owned by DuPont. “OncoMouse” is a registered trademark.

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    The genetically modified mouses are most important & brilliant research for today…
    It will give tremendous opportunities to find out new medicine on Cancer….