Gene Editing in Animals for Conservation Purposes - Grey Squirrel Research

Press/Media: Research


Request from Radio 4’s "Costing the Earth" programme to discuss the use of gene editing in animals for conservation purpose (Grey Squirrel Research) especially how the self limiting factor was designed and to explore how this could potentially work practically further down the line, should regulations go in that direction.



Period11 Mar 2021

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleGene Editing in Animals for Conservation Purposes
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletRadio 4
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    PersonsBruce Whitelaw