His cat came back – as a clone!

Ed Park, MD aging, cloning, dr ed park, induced pluripotency, nobel prize, research, stem cells, Telomere erosion 2 Comments

Since 1960, Charles has owned a Siamese cat named “Blue”. The first three cats were good for over fifty years of companionship but this fourth “Blue” is an actual clone of Blue #3.

DEVO was prophetic about our modern man – but we can “Whip it!”

Ed Park, MD News, Telomere Timebombs 0 Comments

Most people don’t know there was a competing and long-deprecated alternative theory to Darwinism called Lamarckism. It suggested that individuals can direct their own phenotype (appearance and function) based on choices and behaviors. This idea that was left largely on the dust bin of scientific history in the 1930’s, has now been rehabilitated by the field of epigenetics in a big way.