Biotechnology

11.14.14
Genome testing is now easy, fast and pretty
11.14.14

Genome testing is now easy, fast and pretty

Genome testing gear doesn't get a lot of love. Like a lot of lab equipment, it tends to be ugly an...

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04.03.14
Apple and Microsoft help form lobby group opposing attempts to kill software patents (update: not lobbying)
04.03.14

Apple and Microsoft help form lobby group opposing attempts to kill software patents (update: not lobbying)

Few would object to legislative attempts to stop patent trolls in their tracks. However, several c...

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01.21.11
Researchers pit microorganisms in deadly game of 'PAC-mecium'
01.21.11

Researchers pit microorganisms in deadly game of 'PAC-mecium'

At first glance, the so-called "biotic games" research conducted by a Stanford University team that...

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11.28.10
Megaframe Imager takes its one million frames-per-second capabilities to the medical world
11.28.10

Megaframe Imager takes its one million frames-per-second capabilities to the medical world

The iconic Megaframe Imager has been kicking for a good while now, but gurus have been scratching th...

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07.30.08
Microscopic microscope could fit on cellphones, cost just $10
07.30.08

Microscopic microscope could fit on cellphones, cost just $10

Make no mistake, microscopes have been getting increasingly smaller for years, but a team of CalTech...

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01.14.07
New tech keeps tabs on your liver via cellphone
01.14.07

New tech keeps tabs on your liver via cellphone

In the scheme of things, blood alcohol-screening phones probably stand to save more lives than... u...

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