Posted by on Monday, November 20th, 2017 in General

Today, you may hear the term Gene Editing in daily conversation.  There are many applications for Gene Editing including targeted gene modification, gene therapy and eradicating diseases. What is Gene Editing in layman’s terms? Genome editing, or genome editing with engineered nucleases (GEEN) is a type of genetic engineering in which DNA is inserted, deleted […]

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Posted by on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 in General

In the cloning process, we utilize oocytes, or unfertile eggs, from a commercial source. These oocytes are enucleated, meaning the nuclear DNA is removed and discarded. A cell from the genetic donor’s cell line or Genetic Preservation, which contains the nuclear DNA of the genetic donor, will be inserted into the enucleated oocyte to ultimately […]

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Posted by on Monday, November 6th, 2017 in General

The most common breeds of pigs you might see in the US are: Yorkshire Also known as “Large White” White in color with erect ears Most plentiful breed in US and Canada Large breed Developed in Yorkshire England Very durable with lean meat and low back fat American Landrace Medium to large breed White with […]

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Posted by on Monday, October 9th, 2017 in General

Hello there, my name is Emoo, and I am a cloned Holstein cow embryo.  I understand that you have heard from Emery, the dog embryo, Embilly, the goat embryo and Emeow, the cat embryo. They are all distant cousins of mine. I would like to clarify that I am definitely the biggest, and certainly the […]

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Posted by on Monday, October 2nd, 2017 in General

Can you believe that there are thought to be more breeds of sheep than another other livestock species except chickens? It is hard to know exactly how many breeds of sheep there are worldwide because not all countries maintain breed registries; however, it is believed there are more than 1000 distinct breeds of sheep, with […]

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