Q. With reference to resurrection biology, consider the following statements;
1.It is the method of creating a species that went extinct or is endangered, in order to revitalize ecological diversity.
2.So far, this technology has not been used anywhere in the world..
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] .2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] .Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct: De-extinction or resurrection biology is the method of creating a species that went extinct or is endangered, in order to revitalize ecological diversity and balance shattered due to reasons ranging from biodiversity loss to climate change.

Statement 2 is incorrect: The Pyrenean ibex, a subspecies of Spanish ibex was one of the first extinct animals that have been resurrected using somatic cell nuclear transfer(SCNT), even though the baby Ibex died minutes after its birth from a lung defect.

Source: Indian Express