The progress in livestock genomics and its potential impact on livestock production is discussed. The prospects for direct genetic modification of farm animals and on how genomics might guide the choice of targets are also discussed.
|Title of host publication||Yields of farmed species: constraints and opportunities in the 21st century|
|Subtitle of host publication||Proceedings of a University of Nottingham Easter School Series, June 2004, Sutton Bonington, UK|
|Editors||R Sylvester-Bradley, J Wiseman|
|Place of Publication||Nottingham|
|Publisher||Nottingham University Press|
|Number of pages||18|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|