Genetic engineering

06.08.12
UCSB engineers proteins that make silicon, leads hipsters to insist on organically-grown computers
06.08.12

UCSB engineers proteins that make silicon, leads hipsters to insist on organically-grown computers

Organic circuits have been in development for awhile, but it's still rare that the organics are pr...

By J. Fingas,   06.08.12
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06.13.11
Scientists produce laser light from human kidney cells, we get in touch with our inner Cyclops
06.13.11

Scientists produce laser light from human kidney cells, we get in touch with our inner Cyclops

Scientists have just created living laser light out of a human cell and some jellyfish protein,...

By A. Toor,   06.13.11
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07.20.10
Research shocker: genetically engineered viruses seek out, kill cancer
07.20.10

Research shocker: genetically engineered viruses seek out, kill cancer

New research at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Center seeks to turn the human body into a genetically...

By L. Dziuban,   07.20.10
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06.02.10
Genetic engineering lets fruit flies 'smell' light
06.02.10

Genetic engineering lets fruit flies 'smell' light

Scientists in Germany have genetically engineered fruit fly larva to 'smell' blue light -- and appa...

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