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To understand differences that could be expected in human clones, it is useful to look at identical twins.
  the process of technologically creating a genetically identical copy of some biological entity (a gene or organism or cell)
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  • To understand differences that could be expected in human clones, it is useful to look at identical twins.
  • This year I’m going to be Boba Fett: not Boba Fett the kid in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, but Boba Fett the man from Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • The janitors had transformed themselves into Luigi clones.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  The Impossible Knife of Memory
  • Were the Stormtroopers or clone army or robot walkers next?
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave

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  • Because Ringer is so sweet, we decided to clone a hundred of her.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • Lilly is Caroline’s clone, with the exception that her hair runs to a lighter shade and her eyes are hazel.
    Scott Pratt  --  An Innocent Client
  • I type these journal entries, and my homework assignments, on the little PC clone up in my bedroom.
    Edward Bloor  --  Tangerine
  • As for the Professor—sucked like a mere larva into the burial mound of KL Sachsenhausen, dismal clone of the insensate leviathan of human affliction spawned years before at KL Dachau—his efforts to extricate himself were in vain.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • My seventh I was a clone trooper.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • But I was not a clone of my father.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild

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  • Today, when we hear the word clone, we imagine scientists creating entire living animals—like Dolly the famous cloned sheep—using DNA from one parent.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • She had cloned Rosa Hubermann’s unfortunate, waddlesome walking style, but the rest of her was much milder.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • I’m his evil clone.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • She had been expecting something much smaller, something the size of the little greenhouse out behind St. Xavier’s, where the AP biology students cloned pea pods, or whatever it was they did.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • They are cloning dinosaurs.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • No way was I going deal with clones of the step-loser on top of everything else.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Marked
  • You clone living creatures, but it is the church reminding us to consider the moral implications of our actions.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • This town is chockablock with restaurants that are just clones of the same old themes.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • With her honey-blond hair hanging over her shoulders like a shawl made of silk and her low-rise jeans mail-ordered from Fred Segal, she’d spawned an entourage of clones.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Nineteen Minutes
  • If you believe the stories, he continued, they possessed the power of flight, they had vessels that could cross the oceans, they could control the weather and had even perfected what we would call cloning.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • In the same two-year period, fifteen hundred miles away, near Buffalo, New York, another man — a kind of Boss Man clone — worked the distressed downtown streets of Jamestown.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • If it were possible to clone fifty more Gregs, there is no doubt in my mind Islamic terrorism would quickly become a thing of the past.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • Or might the soul clone itself, create a perfect imitation of something yet to be defined?
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Identical
  • I didn’t think Fang had been replaced by a clone the way I had at one point.
    James Patterson  --  Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
  • There’re those too poor to keep vat-grown, cloned parts in store, but too well off to die just for want of a heart.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • She could have cloned his hard drive earlier, but she had never bothered to because she worked at Milton and could easily retrieve any information that Armansky wanted to keep hidden from the rest of the world.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • The defense asserts that the Workshop has cloned the real Max McDaniels.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • "Clones," said Max quietly.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Maelstrom
  • That will go down a bit when I’m clone with my rebuild, but that’s going to take another year at this rate.
    John Ringo  --  Live Free or Die
  • Abruptly he was gripped by the irrational conviction that the cadavers surrounding him were those of his wife and children; all of them were Michelle and the girls, as though Joe had wandered into a scene in a science fiction movie about clones.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • On Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, Tommy was a lead technical director.
    Randy Pausch  --  The Last Lecture
  • As Clones we decided to room together off campus.
    Alice Sebold  --  Lucky
  • "Are they clones?" asked Miss Boon, squinting at them.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Second Siege
  • But now, if dinosaurs could be cloned-why, Grant’s field of study was going to change instantly.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • They have managed to clone extinct animals from the past.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • There were two very short crew clones and one very tall, hooded Templar with him in the windowless ovoid of a room.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • He noted that the walkways, pods, and platforms were conspicuously empty except for a few Templars and their diminutive crew clone counterparts.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • And soon they’d even be able to use the first-ever clones of human cells, something they’d been working toward for years.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Today, when we hear the word clone, we imagine scientists creating entire living animals—like Dolly the famous cloned sheep—using DNA from one parent.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • In fact, there had been discussion of cloning dinosaurs in the technical literature as far back as 1982.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • If enough DNA fragments were recovered, it might be possible to clone a living animal.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • One of the clones offered the Consul the traditional post-thaw glass of orange juice.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • But before the cloning of whole animals, there was the cloning of individual cells—Henrietta’s cells.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • Scientists wanted to grow cellular clones—lines of cells descended from individual cells—so they could harness those unique traits.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • So cloning was therefore impossible.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • "The others have been awake for some hours," said Het Masteen and gestured for the clones to leave them.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • But before the cloning of whole animals, there was the cloning of individual cells—Henrietta’s cells.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • With HeLa, a group of scientists in Colorado succeeded, and soon the world of science had not only HeLa but also its hundreds, then thousands, of clones.
    Rebecca Skloot  --  The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
  • I can’t give you details, but the general area involves cloning reptiles.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
  • There was nothing to clone from.
    Michael Crichton  --  Jurassic Park
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