Farm Animals May Soon Get New Features Through Gene Editing

Cows that can withstand hotter temperatures. Cows born without pesky horns. Pigs that never reach puberty. A company wants to alter farm animals by adding and subtracting genetic traits in a lab. It sounds like science fiction, but Recombinetics sees opportunity for its technology in the livestock industry.

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FBI Investigating Scam Patent Firm That New AG Advised

As civil litigation over the now-defunct World Patent Marketing trudges on, court records in more than 10 lawsuits show that acting U.S. Attorney General Matt Whitaker may have profited handsomely from his former role as a board member of the scam patent firm that was shut down by the Federal Trade Commission.

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