Biotechnology is the industry that uses the molecules of life (DNA, RNA, and proteins mostly) to treat and diagnose disease. We report on the latest biomedical science and technological research.
The DNA test claims to let prospective parents weed out IVF embryos with a high risk of disease or low intelligence.
The internet of things connects devices across the globe. Now researchers are considering how bacteria can join the network.
On a farm in Bavaria, German researchers are using gene editing to create pigs that could provide organs to save thousands of lives.
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