Towards clinical application of porcine xenografts: Update and perspectives

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

ADJUSTING LIFE’S FUNDAMENTALSGENOME METHODS FOR NEW ZEALANDTowards clinical application of porcine xenografts: Update and perspectivesProfessor Dr Heiner NiemannWednesday 15 November 20174-5 pmMcMeekan Centre, Ruakura Research Centre, HamiltonHeiner Niemann is the head of the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute forFarm Animal Genetics, Germany, Professor forReproductive Biology at the Veterinary University Hannoverand member of the German National Academy of Sciences.He specialises in reproductive medicine,reproductive biotechnology and molecular genetics.Heiner pioneered the production of transgenic pigsfor novel biomedical applications, such as gene pharming andxenotransplantation.Presented by the Waikato Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Te

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