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Consumer Reports: Most processed foods labeled “natural” contain GMOs

Carey Gillam | 
A majority of U.S. packaged foods labeled as "natural" and tested by Consumer Reports actually contained a substantial level of ...
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Winning rape conviction, woman loses privacy and control over her DNA

Ian Duncan | 
As Maryland's highest court upheld a rape conviction based on DNA collected from the arm of a police station chair, a veteran ...

The red herring of human gene patents

Kristin Neuman, Lawrence Horn | 
The following is an excerpt. Just a few words and little thought separate yet another stronghold of the American economy ...

Gene patent case could impact patients, research

Meredith Cohn | 
Every time a woman is tested for gene mutations linked to significantly higher rates of breast and ovarian cancer, her ...

The importance of getting educated on GMOs

Karen Kolowski | 
Organic, free-range, grass-fed — you need a dictionary just to get around the grocery store aisles these days. Products are ...

Researcher hunts for sickle cell anemia cure with gene targeting, stem cells

Gus Sentementes | 
Halfway around the world in India, Sivaprakash Ramalingam had heard of Johns Hopkins researchers using a promising new technique for ...
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