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Mysterious genes that make citrus fruit sour could lead to sweeter lemons, limes and oranges

Lemons are known for their face-puckering sour taste. Now scientists have uncovered the mysterious genes behind this acidity, new findings ...
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Are GMO critics more open to gene editing that targets plant and human diseases?

The early generations of transgenic plants focused primarily on increasing productivity, either by reducing pest damage or increasing yields by ...
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Video: Striving to save Florida’s struggling citrus industry with GMOs

Scientists are making progress toward breeding new citrus trees that better tolerate infection by the fatal bacterial disease citrus greening ...
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Are your food choices killing you?

Scientists, the media and policymakers often make glib connections between certain foods, nutrition and disease. The links are a lot ...
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Will sugar, sweetener, salt, cholesterol, fat, HFCS, (fill in blank) kill you?

Scientists, the media and policymakers often make glib connections between certain foods, nutrition and disease. The links are a lot ...