—Justin Gillis, “Cows and Clones on a Va. Pharm,” The Washington Post, February 28, 1999
In genetic engineering we additionally exercise control over the mutations themselves. We do this either by directly doctoring the genes, or by importing them from another species, sometimes a very distant species. This is what “transgenic” means.
—Richard Dawkins, “Who’s afraid of the Frankenstein wolf ?,” The Evening Standard (London), August 19, 1998
—Jon W. Gordon and Frank H. Ruddle, “Integration and Stable Germ Line Transmission of Genes Injected into Mouse Pronuclei,” Science, December 11, 1981