Posted by on Monday, May 16th, 2016 in Cloning

Cloned Animals Are Identical Twins A cloned animal is simply an identical twin….just born at a later place in time. Yes, that’s right…..it’s that simple. Oh sure, there are scientific terms that are used to describe the technology, like SCNT – somatic cell nuclear transfer, but the fact is, it simply is the method animal […]

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The concept of a livestock show may be as old as history itself.  So what is a livestock show? It is an event where livestock are exhibited and judged according to specific phenotypical (physical) breed traits, which are usually determined by a breed association. Some of the livestock species that are exhibited in these shows […]

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Posted by on Friday, January 15th, 2016 in Cloning, General

Every November, throngs of small ruminant enthusiasts flock to Louisville, Kentucky for the NAILE (North American International Livestock Exposition) show.  The shows and sales offered at this event are some of the most elite in the U.S.  This year, it was also the location for the Trans Ova Genetics/ViaGen small ruminant program launch.  With an […]

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Posted by on Friday, January 15th, 2016 in General

Devoted, passionate team members are at the core of ViaGen’s success.  And Sanaz Arenivas exemplifies that devotion to excellence through the outstanding work she does in the cell culture lab as the Cell Culture Manager.  Whenever you send in tissue samples, to be frozen as an Express Tissue Bank or cultured into a Genetic Preservation, […]

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Posted by on Friday, January 15th, 2016 in General

I wanted to take a moment to reflect on what we accomplished in 2015.  Time flies when you are having fun.  ViaGen has enjoyed an exciting year.  We launched ViaGen Pets in 2015 and invested much of the year in building new relationships with companion animal veterinarians and in designing, equipping, and operating the new […]

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