Genetic transformation of chickens using irradiated male gametes

@article{Bumstead1987GeneticTO,
  title={Genetic transformation of chickens using irradiated male gametes},
  author={Nat Bumstead and L I Messer and B. M. Freeman and A C C Manning},
  journal={Heredity},
  year={1987},
  volume={58},
  pages={25-30}
}
Results have been obtained which corroborate those of Pandey and Patchell (Molec. Gen. Genet., 186, 305, 1982) in demonstrating that genetic material from irradiated semen is incorporated into the embryo and expressed, albeit at rather a low rate, and is subsequently transmitted to progeny of the transfected birds. The method provides a technically… CONTINUE READING