Submit a Story / News


Sponsored Links

Other News

Scientists complete genome sequence of cows

Source: BBC News Posted By: Eric 3460 days ago

The genome of a female Hereford cow has been sequenced, which could be a starting point for major improvements in the agricultural industry.

Analysing this blueprint of DNA code for the chemical building blocks of the animal is revealing the unique role that many of the genes play.

The information is likely to have a major impact on livestock breeding.

The study, published in the journal Science, was a six-year effort by more than 300 scientists in 25 countries.

Cattle now join an....

Read full story >>

  • (0 vote)   








View Comments  



No Comment available.  Write the first comment






© 2009-2018 HigherEdSpace.com, All Rights Reserved.
Higher Ed Space ® is a registered trademark of AmeriCareers LLC.