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CNN Features West Lab’s Stem Cell Approach to Endangered Species Conservation

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By Jason Evans | October 2, 2015

(CNN) It’s a small lab, full of huge ideas.

The University of Georgia’s Regenerative Bioscience Center is building what’s being called a “frozen zoo,” a genetic storage center that their scientists believe will someday save endangered big cats (and eventually other species) from extinction.

This ambitious vision comes from RBC Director Steven Stice and animal and dairy science assistant professor Franklin West.

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