Animal transgenesis: state of the art and applications

@article{Melo2010AnimalTS,
  title={Animal transgenesis: state of the art and applications},
  author={Eduardo de Oliveira Melo and Aurea Maria Oliveira Canavessi and Maur{\'i}cio Machaim Franco and Rodolfo Rumpf},
  journal={Journal of Applied Genetics},
  year={2010},
  volume={48},
  pages={47-61}
}
There is a constant expectation for fast improvement of livestock production and human health care products. The advent of DNA recombinant technology and the possibility of gene transfer between organisms of distinct species, or even distinct phylogenic kingdoms, has opened a wide range of possibilities. Nowadays we can produce human insulin in bacteria or human coagulation factors in cattle milk. The recent advances in gene transfer, animal cloning, and assisted reproductive techniques have… 

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