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Who were the first Caribbean populations? Ancient DNA rewrites history

Who were the first Caribbean populations? Ancient DNA rewrites history

Star | 
An international team led by Harvard Medical School’s David Reich analyzed the genomes of 263 individuals in the largest study of ancient ...

Model predicts banning GMOs would spike greenhouse gas emissions and food prices

Phys Org | 
A global ban on genetically modified crops would raise food prices and add the equivalent of nearly a billion tons ...

Key genes identified to up vitamin A in corn, good news for Africa

University of Purdue | 
Purdue researchers have identified a set of genes that can be used to naturally boost the provitamin A content of ...

Mutant corn could yield new ways to fight devastating rootworm beetle without insecticides

University of Purdue | 
Researchers at the University of Purdue have discovered a natural novel corn mutation that is highly susceptible to attack by ...
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