Scientists study the body of a mammoth found in the permafrost in Yakutia in August 2011

‘Living Mammoth Cells’ Found in Eastern Russia
15:24 11/09/2012
MOSCOW, September 11 (RIA Novosti)

An international expedition in Russia’s northeastern republic of Yakutia has found the “living cells” of a mammoth, it said.

“In a unique area at the depth of about 100 meters we discovered some rich material for reasearch – soft and adipose tissues, fur and bone marrow of a mammoth,” Semyon Grigoryev, chief of the Yana-2012 expedition, told a meeting at a university in the region’s capital city, Yakutsk.

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