I beg to differ. The word "Yes", in answer to the question, is the phrase; "I did not create Dolly", was reported by the Daily Telegraph, and the Guardian newspapers.
One might wonder if, by accident, or design, Wilmut is a media creation. To designate some stereotypical old white man with a beard as the "father", makes it much easier for the scribblers.
- Our ability now to modify and select cells in culture and then produce transgenic lambs by nuclear transfer is tremendously encouraging and a major step towards a goal of being able to make very precise genetic modifications in livestock species.