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How GM seeds can ‘push’ photosynthesis to improve yields, battle impact of climate change

MIT Technology Review | 
To feed a growing population, the United Nations projects, worldwide agricultural yields must increase by 50 percent between now and ...

Pioneering stem cell treatment may help patients with spinal-cord injury

MIT Technology Review | 
A company that stepped in to salvage the first-ever medical use of human embryonic stem cells says it has encouraging ...

First patient to undergo optogenetic therapy hopes to restore sight

MIT Technology Review | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. A blind woman in ...

Promising optogenetics procedure may restore sight to blind

MIT Technology Review | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. If all goes according ...

RNA bandages to encourage wound healing

Chemical & Engineering News | 
The following is an excerpt. Medical researchers think specially tailored RNA sequences could turn off genes in patients’ cells to ...