"We need to create a complex to monitor all related research on cloned embryos," said Health and Welfare Minister Kim Hwa-joong. "The complex will cover research, treatment and practical application."
However, the minister said the research complex is still in the discussion phase, the Korea Times reported.
A South Korean research team, led by Seoul National University professor Hwang Woo-suk, recently cloned a human embryo for the first time in the world.
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