Animal Genetic Engineering


Series of videos in which we answer some of your questions about gene editing, genome editors such as CRISPR-Cas9 and how we've used it to help tackle some serious diseases in livestock.

Overview of genome editing

Prof. Bruce Whitelaw talks about genome editing and its future.


What is gene editing?

Dr. Christohper Proudfoot elaborates on gene editing and genome editors.


What is CRISPR-Cas9?

Animation explaining the CRISPR-Cas9 technology. 


Case: Tackling PRRS using gene editing

Dr. Simon Lilico explains how we used gene editing to potentially help prevent losses from the PRRS virus.