Embryo transfer

Reseachers from LIFE, Copenhagen University transfer transgenic, cloned embryos develop into sow recipients where they develop into transgenic piglets. The procedures are carried out at the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Foulum, Aarhus University.

Services offered

.         Selection and synchronization of sow recipients.

.         Surgical transfer of embryos to sow recipients.

.         Monitoring of sow recipients during pregnancy.

.         Delivery of piglets, eventually by Caesarean section.

.         Care of newborn piglets.



Questions and requests about service should be send to Mette Schmidt

Email: mhs@life.ku.dk