Presentation on theme: "Biotech Applications in Livestock Production"— Presentation transcript:
1Biotech Applications in Livestock Production Sperm cells sorted by flow cytometry based on X/Y chromosome. Expensive!Transgenics – pharming: manufacture expensive hormones and vaccines.Cloning – see slide of DollyDNA-based genetic eval.: use DNA markers in calculation of EPD.
2Biotechnology Definition The science of altering genetic and reproductive processes in plants and animals