Biology

06.15.16
Molecules in space may show how life formed on Earth
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Molecules in space may show how life formed on Earth

Key mirror-image molecules have been found near the heart of our galaxy.

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06.08.16
Gene-edited organisms aren't ready for the real world
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Gene-edited organisms aren't ready for the real world

A National Academy of Sciences report warns that genetic additions are too risky at the moment.

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06.03.16
Scientists want to perfect humanity with synthetic DNA
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Scientists want to perfect humanity with synthetic DNA

The HGP-Write project will work on developing transplantable organs and making us resistant to cancer.

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05.09.16
Scientists hope to save near-extinct rhinos by transforming cells
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Scientists hope to save near-extinct rhinos by transforming cells

They hope that converted cells and in vitro fertilization will save the animal from oblivion.

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05.04.16
Biotech companies get permission to test brain death reversal
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Biotech companies get permission to test brain death reversal

The trial is a long shot, but it raises the hope of reviving people once thought lost.

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04.12.16
Scientists redesign the tree of life to add a thousand species
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Scientists redesign the tree of life to add a thousand species

Apparently, it's bacteria's world, and we're just living in it.

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