Genome editing and farmed animals

Current Project

Current in-depth inquiry

Cow in field flipped

Positions held correct as of January 2019

John Dupré (Chair)

Professor of the philosophy of science, University of Exeter and Director, Egenis.

Rebecca Baines

Partner, Fieldfisher.

Elizabeth Cripps

Senior Lecturer in Political Theory and Associate Director of the Just World Institute, University of Edinburgh.

Helen Ferrier

Chief Science and Regulatory Affairs Adviser, National Farmers Union.

Rob Fraser

Emeritus Professor of Agricultural Economics, University of Kent.

Lyn Frewer

Professor of Food & Society, School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Newcastle University.

Andy Greenfield

Programme Leader in Developmental Genetics, MRC Harwell Institute and Council member.

Jasmeet Kaler

Associate Professor in Epidemiology and Farm Animal Health, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of Nottingham.

Anne Murcott

Professorial Research Associate, SOAS Food Studies Centre, University of London.

Peter Stevenson OBE

Chief Policy Advisor, Compassion in World Farming.

Bruce Whitelaw

Professor of Animal Biotechnology, The Roslin Institute and the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh.