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First GM flu vaccine granted US government approval

Alicia Bayer | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The FDA has now ...

Stanford scientists identify differences between old and young stem cells

Lucien Gendrot | 
The following is an edited excerpt. A new study done by researchers at Stanford has shown some remarkable epigenetic differences ...

New method of mass-producing high-quality DNA molecules

The following is an edited excerpt. Researchers at Karolinska Institute in Sweden and Harvard University announced the development of a ...

New study finds genetically modified crops won’t feed world; Biodiversity is key

Judson Parker | 
The following is an excerpt. A new study published in the peer-reviewed journal Agronomy for Sustainable Development concludes that genetically modified (GM) ...

Mutating bird flu raises risk of human-to-human transmission

Karen Graham | 
The following is an excerpt. Fox News reported on Friday that the H7N9 bird flu outbreak in China is taking on characteristics of the ...

DNA methylation study finds key to bee destiny

New research published in the journal Nature Neuroscience on September 16, 2012, and reviewed at the Eureka Alert web site ...

Scientists find insulin sensitivity gene, may lead to new diabetes treatments

Anne Seccombe | 
Oxford University researchers have discovered, for the first time, a single gene responsible for increasing insulin sensitivity in humans. The ...

GMO labeling acitivist group attacks Monsanto and Dow Chemical Co in new television ad

Judson Parker | 
The Yes on Proposition 37 Campaign launched a $150,000 media blitz today directly challenging pesticide and processed food corporations that ...
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Genetic testing for a ‘gay’ gene: Is it a possibility?

Belky Perez Schwartz | 
For the most part, when you think of genetic testing, you usually think of a situation in which the parents ...

Anti GMO activists angry about pesticides corporations’ funding effort to stop GMO labeling

Judson Parker | 
With the California general election less than four months away, pesticide manufacturers gave more than $750,000 [Update: this number has ...

First man made, genetically modified species revealed

Professor Eduardo Moreno of the Institute of Cell Biology at the University of Berne announced the creation of the first ...

GMO labeling measure receives prop number for November ballot

Judson Parker | 
California’s Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act will be on November’s ballot as Proposition 37, according to proposition numbers ...

Rice lands on the radar of GMO researchers

Monika Woolsley | 
On most GI charts, as illustrated on the Harvard Medical School website, the GI score for rice is an average ...

Adult stem cells saved Peyton Manning’s career and may help you

Dean Rotbart | 
Adult stem cells saved quarterback Peyton Manning’s career following a neck injury that kept him sidelined for the entire 2011-12 ...