Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

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Special Issue: Genetically modified animals.

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This special issue contains topics on the concepts, procedures, applications and consequences of genetic engineering in animals, including the use of intracytoplasmic sperm injection, germ cells and transgenesis in chickens, design of vectors for transgene expression, porcine-to-human xenografts, production of pharmaceutical proteins by transgenic animals, enhancing livestock through genetic engineering, the risk and prevention of escape of transgenic fish resistant to infectious diseases and safety assessment of food products from transgenic animals.