stephen m. hahn

Livestock, Livestock News, Murray, Swine

FDA approves first-ever genomic alteration in pigs

On Dec. 14, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced its approval of a first-of-its-kind intentional genomic alteration in a line of domestic pigs. The altered pigs are referred to as GalSafe pigs. Their cell surfaces are altered to remove alpha-gal, a galactose sugar p... Read More