Dairy Genetics

Lame Genetics Make Lame Cows

Dec 31, 2018 by Taylor Leach
While lameness will never fully be eliminated from the herd, it is possible to make genetic improvements so that future animals can avoid lameness challenges.

EU Puts the Brakes on Gene Editing

Jul 27, 2018 by John Maday
Genomic editing technology such as CRISPR/Cas9 offers tremendous potential for accelerating genetic progress, but a new ruling from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) appears likely to stifle research and development.