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U.S. Clears DNA Firm’s Acquisition by Chinese

Genetic Literacy Project | 
The federal government has given national security clearance to the controversial purchase of an American DNA sequencing company by a ...

GM salmon could hurt Alaska’s commercial fishermen

Alaska Dispatch | 
Kenai River angler Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, was railing against "Frankenfish'' again on Friday after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration gave a green flag ...
Gene technology innovations reshaping future of medicine

Gene technology innovations reshaping future of medicine

Genetic Literacy Project | 
The ability to map human DNA cheaply and quickly is yielding a torrent of data about the genetic drivers of ...
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Genetic testing of Newtown shooter will provide few answers

Genetic Literacy Project | 
It’s difficult to contemplate what could drive a young man to kill 20 schoolchildren, six teachers, his own mother, and ...

Genetics’ effect on intelligence and society

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Fewer subjects are more controversial than the study of genetics and its relation to just about every facet of human ...

Obama’s Science Commitment, FDA Face Ethics Scrutiny in Wake of GMO Salmon Fiasco

Forbes | 
Will the President’s Office of Science and Technology Policy’s John Holdren investigate the White House after violations of the Executive Office guarantee ...

Genome of Chinese plum provides hope of improved fruit

Science Daily | 
A Chinese research team, led by Beijing Forestry University, BGI, Beijing Lin Fu Ke Yuan Flowers Co., Ltd, and other ...

The curious genetics of “werewolves”

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Forgive my lapse in political correctness, but I recalled those cards when I saw the word “hypertrichosis” in a recent ...
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Cadaver stem cells offer new hope of life after death

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Medical DailyRadical New Technique Extracts Stem Cells From CadaversMedical DailyHuman bone marrow holds mesenchymal stem cells, which can be converted ...

Patents and trademarks: My plants broke the law

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Patents and trademarks: My plants broke the lawThe Idaho StatesmanDistinctiveness has always been a potential bone of contention, especially since ...

Identifying genetic markers will not stop crime

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Discussion turned, in the wake of the Newtown killings, to better mental health services. If we could simply identify homicidal ...

Anti-GMO movement should follow the money instead of wasting its time on labels

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Over the past several years I have spent a great deal of time in high-security, limited-access genetic modification laboratories. While ...
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Evolution may contradict ‘dumb jock’ notion

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According to a popular stereotype, intellectual achievement and athleticism are inversely linked. Now a controversial view of evolution suggests that ...
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DNA tests target Native Americans

Genetic Literacy Project | 
The Center for Genetics and Society, which takes an ultra-conservative view of genetic screening and genetic technology, takes a one-sided ...
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The global transgenic menagerie

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Both sides of the debate over genetic modification in animals -- AquaBounty's “Frankenfish” salmon included -- tend to make it ...
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Indian scientists found guilty of marketing contaminated GM cotton seeds

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India TodayIndian scientists found guilty of marketing contaminated GM cotton seedsIndia TodayCertain tests conducted in 2004 at the National Research ...
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Biotech regulation: Are democracy and science in conflict?

Genetic Literacy Project | 
Why do GMOs fester in regulatory limbo for so long? Any regulatory agency attempting to address both science and people’s ...

Human enhancement: Resistance is futile?

Genetic Literacy Project | 
In the next few decades we may well see see technology currently used to aid the sick and disabled -- ...

What’s next for the anti-GM food movement?

Genetic Literacy Project | 
The reflections and recriminations over the rejection of California’s Proposition 37 is in full swing. The measure was soundly defeated, ...
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Prop 37 defeated: a retrospective

Genetic Literacy Project | 
California's Proposition 37 -- which would have required labeling of genetically modified foods -- failed to pass last night. While ...

Genetics suggest global human expansion

Big News Network | 
Scientists using DNA sequencing say they've uncovered a previously unknown period when the human population expanded rapidly in prehistory. The ...
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