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#1 of 3 Old 01-14-2012, 06:04 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Not only one gene modification, Argentine scientists have genetically engineered a cow to produce milk containing two human genes that are for enzymes lactoferrin and lysozyme.
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/19dea190-9536-11e0-a648-00144feab49a.html#axzz1jROXIKb3
Previously, scientists in China modified cows to produce lysozyme.
http://news.discovery.com/human/cow-breast-milk-human-110405.html
Unbelievable.

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Oh my god, brilliant
 

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I wouldn't trust that the milk is the same as human in all aspects. Nor would it have the immune sharing that comes with breastfeeding. Nature's way is best.
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