Frabjous Times

Hens' teeth

Crocodile-tooth hens —
the donors learn to
shed tears
Scientists have grown chicken embryos with teeth which may lead to a breakthrough against baldness. [via Slashdot]
Also reported on September 26, 2002 by Yahoo: "U.S. doctors said on Thursday they have managed to grow living pig teeth in rats, a feat of biotechnology that experts said could spark a dental revolution."
Originally published: 2003/06/07 17:04:17