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“genetic engineering”

Apr 1, 2014 10:00 AM ET // AFP
The move is a huge blow to what was touted as a game-changing discovery.
Mar 27, 2014 11:50 AM ET // Lina Zeldovich,
With the seeds available online, this will be the biggest release of a genetically engineered plant into the world.
Feb 20, 2014 02:05 PM ET // AFP
The patient's own T-cells are genetically altered to recognize cancer so they can attack and kill it.
Nov 14, 2013 02:25 PM ET //
The virus increases the surface area of the wire, which in turn increases the area where electrochemical activity takes place.
Nov 8, 2013 09:23 AM ET // George Dvorsky,
Microscopic particles embedded in DNA insert bone-producing instructions into cells.
Aug 28, 2013 01:25 PM ET // AFP
In the future, the genetic information could be taken into space to help establish animal populations on future colonies.
Aug 12, 2013 02:28 PM ET // Nic Halverson
A special substance in microalgae, found in Norway, possesses a pigment that absorbs longer wavelengths of radiation. Continue reading →
Aug 7, 2013 03:00 PM ET // Jesse Emspak
To better understand a strain of avian flu, researchers want to genetically modify it, potentially making it more dangerous.