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MIT scientists engineer cells that talk to each other

Christian Science Monitor | 
The living and the non-living worlds are not so incompatible after all. A group of researchers have now designed “living ...

Scientists can ID an ecosystem’s fish population from DNA in just a glass of water

Christian Science Monitor | 
Researchers can now carry out a fish survey using just a glass of the water in which the fish live ...
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Shark genome may help explain bone formation

Christian Science Monitor | 
By decoding the genome of the elephant shark, researchers are learning about the genetics of bone formation and bone diseases ...
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