FAD2


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AcronymDefinition
FAD2Fatty Acid Desaturation 2
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There were twelve genes that were found in Arabidopsis: LACS, CER5, CYPA8, FDH, CER6, CYPA2, BDG, CER5, CYPA6, ECR, FAD2 and FATB.
According to the group, the researchers directly implanted a gene called FAD2 into fertilized pig eggs and implanted them into the womb of a surrogate mother that gave birth to pigs with the modified gene.
During the second night (21-22 April), the vessel moved from FAD2 to FAD3, southwest of Maiao Island, and the fish followed, swimming close to the surface as during the first night.