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Regenerative Japanese stem cell treatment raises hopes for spinal cord injuries—but sparks ethical debate

Amos Zeeberg | 
The country fast-tracked the controversial therapy, opening an international rift over who should make health care decisions ...
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Viewpoint: We need intensive agriculture to combat climate change and feed 10 billion people

Ted Nordhaus | 
There is an unforgiving math at the interface of agriculture and the environment ...
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Sensory overload: Some people genetically wired to detest bright lights, big sounds

Kristen Hovet | 
'This world is not built for sensitive people. In fact, our world is designed perfectly for those who are detached.' ...
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Podcast: The story of a grape disease that decimated vineyards for 200 years—and how science helped stop it

Steve Savage | 
When Europeans began to colonize North America 400 plus years ago, they brought along the crops they knew how to ...
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Viewpoint: Consumer genetic testing plagued by inaccuracies that can be misleading, or even harmful

Emma Kowal, Jacqueline Savard, Jeffrey Craig | 
Polygenic risk scores currently account for only a small proportion of your total genetic risk ...
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Podcast: Food snobbery vs the Impossible Burger: A skeptical look at health claims about plant-based meat

Alex Trembath, Cameron English | 
"Natural food" advocates have blasted Impossible and Beyond as unhealthy. Let's look at their arguments ...
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Podcast: South Australian farmers battle for access to GMO crops. Will they win?

Australia has welcomed the use of genetically engineered (GE) crops, and farmers have found particular benefit from broad acre canola ...
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Viewpoint: How trial lawyers rigged IARC’s cancer monograph program to fuel lawsuits targeting glyphosate, other chemicals

David Zaruk | 
IARC is a troubling example of a UN agency used for personal profit ...
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How animal memories can be harnessed in the quest to treat Alzheimer’s

April Reese | 
Alzheimer's trials are notoriously disappointing. The discovery that rats have episodic memory means researchers can test drugs before they move ...
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No ‘gay gene’: Massive study finds no specific genetic predictors for sexual behavior, preferences

Ricki Lewis | 
The once-prevailing concept of a “gay gene” dictating sexual orientation has been put to rest in a powerhouse study ...
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Podcast: Do it for the kids? Federal children’s health research grants fund anti-pesticide, organic food activism

Angela Logomasini, Cameron English | 
How would taxpayers feel about funding organic food activism masquerading as children's health research? ...
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We can identify ‘bad’ genes. Why can’t we use CRISPR gene editing to get rid of them?

David Warmflash | 
Gene therapy 2.0 using CRISPR to knock out harmful genes sounds is a great idea--if and when it works. But ...
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Education, politics, religion may have no impact on our acceptance of GMOs

Andrew Porterfield | 
A study examining the public's 2006 views on GMOs offers a glimpse into the evolution of the ongoing debate over ...
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Podcast: Battling hangovers with GMO bacteria

Kevin Folta, Zack Abbott | 
Genetically engineered microbes commonly manufacture our vitamins and amino acid supplements, but can they be supplements themselves? Zbiotics has developed ...
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Podcast: Overlooked women in science, Huntington’s disease and witch trials. The best of Genetics Unzipped

Fran Scott, Kat Arney, Mary-Claire King | 
Kat Arney selects her favourite stories from the first 20 episodes of the Genetics Unzipped podcast ...
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CRISPR and other new breeding techniques could be key to unlocking potential of global wheat production

Lominda Afedraru | 
Scientists and policy makers are calling for wider use of new breeding techniques ...
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Edible microorganisms could ‘climate-proof’ Earth’s food supply against catastrophic weather changes

Tomas Linder | 
We need a global food production system that is tolerant to unpredictable climate fluctuations ...
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Viewpoint: False equivalency: When journalism’s quest for balance goes awry—science says climate change, vaccines have only one side

David Grimes | 
On matters of science, a well‐meaning desire to present all views equally can be a Trojan horse for damaging falsehoods ...
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How ‘alien genetics’ would change our understanding of life, biology and evolution

A. J. Smuskiewicz | 
While we await our first contact with alien life, scientists investigate possible scenarios for extraterrestrial biology ...
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Viewpoint: Farewell to ‘terminator seeds’ (1995-2015)—the anti-GMO movement’s favorite bogeyman

Mary Mangan | 
Although GMO sterile 'terminator' seeds never existed, the idea has distorted the discussion for decades ...
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How our bodies protect cancer and why this could be key to better chemotherapy treatments

Bob Holmes | 
Tumors resist chemotherapy with help from a surprising source: nearby normal cells. Researchers are developing workarounds ...
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Viewpoint: Here are 3 biotech foods I could buy at Costco if not for GMO opponents

Steve Savage | 
The opponents of this method of improving food have been successful in suppressing even the most logical applications ...
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Game of chance: What role does pure ‘bad luck’ play in developing cancer?

Meredith Knight | 
Two-thirds of the gene mutations that cause cancer are due to random chance, according to a new study. But environmental ...
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CRISPR breathing new life into wheat and other crops—can it avoid GMO controversy?

Andrew Porterfield | 
The food industry is hopeful the new gene-editing technology can help create new crop variants without running into the activist ...
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Viewpoint: Produce is sugary, GMO ‘poison’? Scientific American embraces long-debunked food safety tropes

Alex Berezow | 
The lies and distortions start early in this appalling Scientific American article -- and they keep going to the end ...
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Are we reaching the limits of human life expectancy?

With life expectancies steadily rising in most countries, high quality care is essential for aging populations ...
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Restaurants struggling to keep up with demand for Impossible Burger, alternative ‘meats’

Tim Sprinkle | 
There is no better illustration of the pent-up demand for alternatives to meat ...
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Viewpoint: Plants could give us new treatments for cancer, HIV and other diseases if we had better ‘pharming’ regulations

Henry Miller, Kathleen Hefferon | 
Study suggests that proteins could be obtained from genetically engineered tobacco plants at 1/1,000th the cost of current methods ...