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Archive for October, 2016

GMOs and Horizontal Gene Transfer

People reject genetically modified organisms as food (GMOs) for a variety of reasons, but the single most cited reason is the false belief that they are unhealthy. That specific belief also represents the single greatest disconnect between the opinion of scientists and of the general public in a 2015 Pew poll, greater than evolution, climate […]

Scientists Use Bacteria To Create Nano-Sized Electrical Wires

Scientists have genetically modified a common soil bacteria to create electrical wires that not only conduct electricity, but are thousands of times thinner than a human hair. Source: Biotechin.Asia- Your Biotech and healthcare hub