Daily Mail
December 27, 2013

Glow-in-the-dark pigs would otherwise look normal under normal light.
Glow-in-the-dark pigs look normal under normal light.

Chinese scientists have created the world’s first glow-in-the-dark pigs that emit a fluorescent green light.

The piglets acquired their bizarre ability to glow under ‘black’ or UVA light after their embryos were injected with DNA from a jellyfish.

Experts claim that the 10 young animals should live as long as any other pig and that the findings could help develop cheaper drugs for humans.

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