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Online Seminar on Cryo Conservation (1/10)

Location: Online

Date: 18 May 2022

Time: 17.00


NordGen Farm Animals has assisted FAO with the new FAO Guidelines “Innovations in cryoconservation of animal genetic resources”. We are happy to announce that a series of 10 webinars based on the chapters in the draft FAO Guidelines will be arranged, starting on May 18th at 17:00 (duration approximately one hour).

The first webinar is titled “Building a gene bank strategy” and will be presented by the lead authors, Michele Tixier-Boichard, Sipke Hiemstra and Harvey Blackburn. The webinars will take place on Teams, hosted by the FAO in collaboration with NordGen Farm Animals. 

A link to the first webinar can be found here. 

For more information, please contact NordGen Farm Animal’s Section Leader, Mervi Honkatukia at