Are these the chickens of the future? – FT.com

The eggs sit in a heated yellow box, the tops of their shells sliced off and replaced with cling film. Inside, translucent red bodies poke and press, alien-like, against the film. These are some of the rarest chicken embryos in the world, their DNA

Source: Are these the chickens of the future? – FT.com

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One thought on “Are these the chickens of the future? – FT.com

  1. Reblogged this on PDXchickens and commented:
    Super interesting topic for me. I am pretty GM friendly. I think we have to change the amount of antibiotics we use in our poultry industry is GM chickens the way to do it. I am just excited we are getting to understand the genome of chickens better.

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