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Genetically modified pig ‘Frankenswine’ cheaper, greener

Scientists have genetically modified a Yorkshire pig, which will be the first of a new generation of ‘Frankenswine’ hogs that are Continue reading “Genetically modified pig ‘Frankenswine’ cheaper, greener” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, November 26th, 2010
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Cloned meat and milk ”safe for consumption”

Meat and milk from cloned cows is safe for consumption, suggests a panel of experts. Continue reading “Cloned meat and milk ”safe for consumption”” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, October 30th, 2010
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China breeds first genetically engineered monkey

Chinese scientists said that they have bred the country’s first genetically engineered rhesus monkey, which Continue reading “China breeds first genetically engineered monkey” »  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 1st, 2010
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Herpes virus can treat head and neck cancer

Doctors have revealed that with the help of genetically engineered herpes virus they were able to Continue reading “Herpes virus can treat head and neck cancer” »  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, June 19th, 2010
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New yeasts open door for tastier light beers

Good news for calorie conscious beer lovers—new yeast products are being developed that could lead Continue reading “New yeasts open door for tastier light beers” »  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 8th, 2010
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”Psychedelic” maize may boost crop and bio-fuel yields

Scientists have identified new genes in maize, which promote carbohydrate export from leaves. These Continue reading “”Psychedelic” maize may boost crop and bio-fuel yields” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, November 3rd, 2008
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Genetically modified soya bean can cut heart attack risk

November 3 : A genetically modified soya bean, which can help to prevent heart attacks, has passed the first phase of trials in the United States. Continue reading “Genetically modified soya bean can cut heart More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 9th, 2007
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Lack of antioxidants may take the spring in your step away

Nov 9 : A new study has revealed that a lack of antioxidants may leave you extremely Continue reading “Lack of antioxidants may take the spring in your step away” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 2nd, 2007
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New ‘mighty mice’ that run for 6 hours without stopping created

Nov 2 : Researchers at the Case Western Reserve University have bred a line of ‘mighty Continue reading “New ‘mighty mice’ that run for 6 hours without stopping created” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, October 31st, 2007
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Periwinkle plant tumour harnessed to produce medicines

October 31 : Rice University bioengineers have made an advance in tapping the immense Continue reading “Periwinkle plant tumour harnessed to produce medicines” »  More...