Scientists for the first time have cloned cells from two adults to create early-stage embryos, and then derived tissue from those embryos that perfectly matched the DNA of the donors.
It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams.
Gabriel García Márquez (RIP April 17, 2014)
The MIT computing wiz and key player in the recent technological revolution talks about his path from AI to DNA.
"For years they have been telling us that biotechnology would feed starving people and help the environment," he said while inhaling smoke through a water pipe. "But now the GM scientists have finally given us something of value." Paul van Poppel, a spokesman for the Dutch branch of Friends of the Earth
An image of Dragonfruit. (credit: Wikimedia Commons) Excerpted and adapted from the book The Human Race to the Future: What Could Happen and What to
(This is an English translation of the blog post found here) The Swedish Magazine NyTeknik writes: “Grow your own bioluminescent plant . Equipment to create plants that glow in the dark can now be …
Ethan Perlstein was a young, bright Ph.D. from Harvard. Then he hit the academic job market.
Glowing trees will take awhile to make, but you can already preorder seeds of a glow-in-the-dark Arabidopsis, a little flowering plant of a mustard family.
The Hackernews for Biotech…
First full synthetic chromosome is made and inserted into a living cell where it reproduces successfully