How possible is it to make a Chimera - a blend of different species/animals?
Chimerism happens through the merger of multiple fertilized eggs. You can find further details here
- Answer provided by Dr. David Charest
What are chimeras?
In terms of DNA sequences, a chimeric sequence displays similarity to more than one species... sometimes this comes about from lab contamination, or genetic recombination between a virus and its host, for example.
- Answer provided by Dr. Robert Hanner