Biocontainment: Genetic tweak could prevent accidental release of GMO bacteria from labs

Biocontainment: Genetic tweak could prevent accidental release of GMO bacteria from labs

When dealing with bacteria in a lab setting, it is often a requirement to ensure that the risk of the ...
Keys to human regeneration in worms and bioelectricity?

Keys to human regeneration in worms and bioelectricity?

[W]ith the advent of gene editing, the ability for humans to make replacement organs will only become more secure in ...
How to stop fungi that infect, destroy crops? Target their 'friends'

How to stop fungi that infect, destroy crops? Target their ‘friends’

By itself, [the pathogenic fungus Rhizoctonia solani] is responsible for the turfgrass disease called brown patch, sheath blight within rice, ...