Will organic community embrace gene editing if it restores ancient crops?

Precision genetic engineering techniques could bring back beneficial genes from wild relatives of crops without using foreign genes. The concept ...
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UK GM wheat trial highlights costs of violent activism

The failure of GM wheat developed by UK researchers to repel pests not only highlighted the scientific process, but also ...
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“Home brewed morphine” from genetically engineered yeast? What did the media get wrong?

Researchers report creating genetically engineered yeast strains that take us one step closer to producing opiates using microbes. How did ...
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Genetics of depression: Could a test have prevented the Germanwings catastrophe?

Major depression affects an estimated 10 percent of the population and often runs in families. Could a genetic test could ...
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