Recent Examples of haploid from the Web
In 2001, Dr. Gianpiero Palermo of the Weill Medical College at Cornell University in New York announced that his team created artificially haploid eggs by borrowing techniques from cloning.
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Origin and Etymology of haploid
International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek haploeidēs single, from haploos
First Known Use: 1908
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