Transgenic Animals

Transgenic Animals - Transgenic Animals

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Transgenic Animals Transgenic animals  are animals in which one or more genes have been introduced  into its nonreproductive cells. The first transgenic animal was produced in 1983 when  genes for human growth hormone were introduced into mice.  Transgenic animals can be used to produce valuable products. For example, a  transgenic pig has been produced with the ability to synthesize human hemoglobin for 
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