October 28, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

micropigs

3 min read

CRISPR-ful Noah’s Ark? Even as much of the discussion surrounding powerful new gene editing and cloning technologies has centered on their possible use in humans, the creation of genetically modified (GM) and cloned animals has advanced at warp speed. Some of these efforts have been for research, which is justified. But many seem profit-centered and the GMOs are intended to be products for sale as pets. Is this Noah’s ark of GM and cloned animals for pets a good idea? The new generation of …Read More