Seed size Is controlled by maternally produced small RNAs

Seed size is controlled by small RNA molecules inherited from a plant’s mother, a discovery from scientists at The University ...
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Agrimovie series: Genetically modified food

Toad Pear raises some good points. Almost all the food we grow is a modification of ‘natural’ foods – plants ...
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The perfect milk machine: How big data transformed the dairy industry

Dairy scientists are the Gregor Mendels of the genomics age, developing new methods for understanding the link between genes and ...

Mom: ‘After researching organics, I’m not afraid of feeding my kid GMOs, conventional produce’

When my son was a baby, organic was a synonym for edible. If the apples I found at the grocery store weren’t certified, ...