In a message dated 3/14/99 3:07:33 PM Central Standard Time, Sayke@aol.com writes:
> cows that
> are really just massive mammeries would be... interisting. what about pigs
> that have asses the size of a buick? wouldnt run outa ham for a while...
> basicly, im just wondering about the lists opinion on the ethics of this,
> indeed, if theres even grounds for a problem.
Check out a prize winning Jersey Cow...or a champion Hampshire Pig. The traditionaly methods of breeding are takeing animals in that direction now.
Direct Genetic manipulation just speeds up the process...and allows for a whole range of options in a much shorter time..
I see no problem.
Vero Beach Florida