genetically modified animals

Scientists find gene-edited pigs are resistant to PRRS virus

· June 21, 2018

Scientists have cracked the code in fighting one of the most devastating viruses in the pork industry and it’s all through gene-edited pigs. Researchers at the University of Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute have produced pigs that can resist Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome, or PRRS, by changing their genetic code. Tests with the virus found the […]

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