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2-4 Cloned native pigs may curb threat of African swine fever

A team around Wu Shenglong in Taicang, Jiangsu province, has achieved somatic cell cloning of pigs, resulting in five pigs native to China. Somatic cell cloning preserves 100 % of the parent’s genetic material and thus reduces the threat of African swine fever on pig...

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16-4 CASS tests “AI judges” and “AI lawyers”

The Institute of Law of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) recently released a Blue Book on the rules of law, in which it states that artificial intelligence (AI) is having a profound impact on the judiciary and courts. “AI judges” and...

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15-4 CNOOC drills into 1500 m deepwater gas field of Hainan

On April 15, China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) announced that all drilling operations for the development of wells of China's first 100 billion cubic meter class self-owned deepwater large gas field, "Deepwater No. 1" (Lingxui 17-2 gas field), have been...

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