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Let's talk about sex (in biomedical research).
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It would be the first crop to go on sale that has been genetically altered with the enzyme
Jurassic World and Hitman: Agent 47 suggest that tinkering with DNA can lead to deadly results. But what does the science say?
Babies' genomes hold clues that can save their lives, but that same information could be used in far less noble ways. Where should we draw the line?
These gene-slicers may help tackle HIV, Alzheimer's, and brain cancer.
Zoonotic diseases can go from us to them.
Scientists sequenced the barley genome recently. Will this make for better beer? Or are the implications more nuanced?
It won't be easy, but there are ways to make the food production math add up
After months of controversy, second bird flu recipe finally published
The breed risks collapsing under its own traits
A century of agricultural innovation vastly increased the amount of food--but with it came an increased population, and now hunger is on the rise. Fixing it will require an unlikely alliance
They still get sick and die; they just can't spread the disease
Thanks to biotechnology and widespread genetic modification, the meal you'll enjoy tomorrow certainly isn't your grandma's feast
Mouse milk (for people), spider-goats, pain-free cattle, and nine more
How do we defeat the world's deadliest creature?
A first in transgenic research could aid the study of diseases like Parkinson's and Lou Gehrig's
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