Gene editing is a bliss – ignorance isn’t ⚠️

swine o'clock Jan 26, 2023

🧬 Remember that famous Matrix line, "ignorance is bliss?" Well, not when it comes to gene editing! The importance of informing the public of the enormous potential the application of gene editing technology offers agriculture is key and was discussed in the Swine Innovation Porc panel held in conjunction with the 2023 Banff Pork Seminar. 

     • In the last decade, a lot of progress has been made in the area, and it has been widely used to understand how genes contribute to disease and how to better treat them. Because of its many possible applications, it’s important to make the public aware of the benefits this technology has to offer and the need for continuous research. Click here to learn what was discussed in detail.