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Using synthetic biology to design new kinds of life—and novel drugs to treat diseases

Wired | 
All living things on Earth are built from proteins created from the same 20 chemical units, called amino acids. Now, ...

Computer simulation reveals how cancer cells evolve

Science Museum | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Could Charles Darwin help ...
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DNA may be the best way to preserve data

Telegraph | 
Recording media and storage devices last decades, but DNA stores information for thousands of years. Maybe we should store our ...

Craig Venter’s vision of the age of human-controlled evolution

Wired | 
J Craig Venter has been a molecular-biology pioneer for two decades. After developing expressed sequence tags in the 90s, he ...
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