Horizons in Livestock Sciences (Livestock Sciences)
Venue: Sea World Nara Resort
|Event Date/Time: May 25, 2003||End Date/Time: May 28, 2003|
The conference will provide a stimulating and integrated international program of plenary lectures that define the state of the art in livestock research with a focus on genomics as well as disease diagnosis and control. The context of these developments will be outlined in terms of existing major livestock production issues.
Program Topics include:
Issues and Challenges For the Future of Livestock Production
Cloning and Transgenesis
The Potential of Stem Cells
Comparative Mammalian Genomics
Genetic Markers for Major Production Traits
Gene Discovery Using Transcript Profiling
Gene Suppression and Gene Knockouts
Major Disease Threats (FMD and BSE)
Traceability of Livestock Products
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