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CRISPR co-inventor, Jennifer Doudna, critical of Cell’s ‘Heroes of CRISPR’ piece

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In a perspective piece ...

Fear of GMOs prevent GM barley resistant to ‘vomitoxin’-producing fungi from reaching beers

Scientist | 
This past summer, exceptionally hot and humid for many, was brutal for the small-scale barley farmers who have been cropping ...

Sequencing the DNA in bird’s guts to see what draws them to airports

Scientist | 
Usually they leave no more than blood smears; sometimes, busted engines and pulpy, feathery messes. Bird strikes, which occur when ...

Stress-induced stem cell method questioned

Scientist | 
When a team led by investigators at the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology in Kobe, Japan, reported a new method ...