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Dr. Jonathan Lightner

Chief Scientific Officer and Head of Research and Development

Genus plc

HQ Phone: +44 1256 347100

Genus plc

Belvedere HouseBasing View

Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 4HG

United Kingdom

Company Description

Genus is a world leader in applying quantitative genetics and biotechnology to animal breeding. The Company's proprietary technology, products and services enable producers and farmers to enhance milk and meat quality and improve efficiency through the ap ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Vice President of Agricultural Biotechnology
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

Vice President, Agricultural Biotechnology
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

Affiliations

Advisor
Benson Hill Biosystems Inc

Member
Iowa Farm Bureau Federation

Member
American Society of Plant Biologists

Member
American Chemical Society

Education

Bachelor of Science degree

York College of Pennsylvania

M.B.A.

The University of Iowa

M.E. degree
systems engineering
Iowa State University

MBA

University of Iowa

Masters
Systems Engineering
Iowa State

Ph.D.

Washington State University

Ph.D.
Plant Physiology
Institute of Biological Chemistry

Ph.D.
Plant Physiology
Institute of Biological Chemistry at Washington State University

Web References (51 Total References)


Genus and Caribou Biosciences Announce Exclusive Collaboration for Leading CRISPR-Cas9 Gene Editing Technology in Livestock Species | Business Wire

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Speaking about the collaboration with Caribou, Dr. Jonathan Lightner, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of R&D of Genus, said:


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Genus chief scientific officer, Dr Jonathan Lightner, said that the demonstration of genetic resistance to the PRRS virus by gene editing was a "potential game-changer for the pork industry".

"There are several critical challenges ahead, as we develop and commercialise this technology," he said.


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"The demonstration of genetic resistance to the PRRS virus by gene editing is a potential game-changer for the pork industry," said Jonathan Lightner, chief scientific officer and head of R&D of Genus.


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Jon Lightner, Chief Scientific Officer, Genus plc:


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"The demonstration of genetic resistance to the PRRS virus by gene editing is a potential game changer for the pork industry," said Jonathan Lightner, Chief Scientific Officer and Head of R&D of Genus plc.

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