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How early farmers helped barnyard grass become one of the ‘world’s worst’ weeds

Vavilovian mimicry allowed barnyard grass to become the scourge of rice cultivation ...
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Glenn Stone: Anti-GMO activists can’t be blamed for Golden Rice’s unfulfilled promise

Gerry Everding | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. GMO proponents often claim ...

Stem cells advance personalized treatment for GI problems

Jim Dryden | 
A method of growing human cells from tissue removed from a patient’s gastrointestinal (GI) tract eventually may help scientists develop ...

Social insects can’t recognize their kin, and that’s good for the group

Diana Lutz | 
W.D. Hamilton pointed out, in an article that revolutionized the study of social evolution, that you can pass on genes ...

Stomach cells naturally revert to stem cells

Michael Purdy | 
New research has shown that the stomach naturally produces more stem cells than previously realized, likely for repair of injuries ...
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