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Human Ear Grown On A Rat
Source: dailymail.co.uk
Published: Jan 26, 2016

Japanese scientist have managed to grow a human ear on a rat. They claim that ears could be ‘grown to order’ within 5 years.

Source: dailymail.co.uk
Source: dailymail.co.uk

Scientist turned human stem cells into cartilage cells then placed them in tiny tubes shaped like human ears on a rat’s back.

Source: dailymail.co.uk
Source: dailymail.co.uk

Over the course of two months, the plastic framework dissolves – leaving an ear-shaped mass of flesh on the animal’s back. The Japanese say that the ear is a living part and would develop as a child grew

Source: news.discovery.com
Source: news.discovery.com

If you lost your ear would you get a replacement of the back of a rat?