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Modifying a gene in plants makes it far easier to process biomass to make fuel.
Designer microbes regulate their own pathways to optimize fuel production, boosting yields threefold.
The experimental therapy could ultimately serve as a seek-and-destroy treatment for metastatic cancer.
A new approach can make bacteria deliver medicine where it’s needed.
The research could reveal how neural circuits work together in response to their environment.
A simpler way to modify microbes could help produce biofuels and drugs efficiently.
Ed Boyden is learning how to alter behavior by using light to turn neurons on and off.