One of the questions that became apparent while writing Unnatural Selection was, could the risk of evolution become part of the regulatory process? Here is a bit of a… 198 more words
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Anytime were biological systems or organisms need to be studied, scientist have to replicate the conditions in order to be able to grow them properly. They do this by means of bio-reactors, which can go from pretty simple in complexity to very complex setups. 473 more words
Stem cells from adult epidermis can be used to make sperm and egg cells, researchers show
In a breakthrough, researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist, have shown that stem cells from the skin of two adults of the same sex can be used to make human egg and sperm cells. 319 more words
Just one gram of DNA can store the equivalent of 14,000 Blu-ray discs.
But although the potential for DNA as an alternative to hard drives has been known about for years, it is not the most reliable and secure way to keep data safe. 1,019 more words