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Transgenic Tobacco Becomes Pheromone Factory to Control Pests

5 days ago   |   By ISAAA

Scientists from Spain were successful in developing a model plant that can release insect pheromones that affect pests of herbaceous plants. This is an important step towards crop protection as it can help reduce the need for chemical pesticides.The scientists used genetically modified Nicotiana benthamiana as a model plant to encode volatile compo...
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Scientists Develop High-Yielding, Biofortified, Drought Tolerant Transgenic Chickpea

5 days ago   |   By ISAAA

Scientists from the National Institute of Plant Genome Research in India have successfully developed a new high-yielding transgenic desi chickpea variety.The research group used the chickpea cytokinin oxidase/dehydrogenase gene expressed under the chickpea WRKY31 gene promoter. The WRKY31 gene promoter was selected to modulate the cytokinin...
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World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Codex DNA Announces Commercial Availability of Automated mRNA Synthesis Kit...

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 29, 2021 - Codex DNA, Inc. , a pioneer in automated benchtop synthetic biology systems, today announced the commercial launch of its BioXp™ mRNA synthesis kits... Read more ...

Sizing Up the Challenges in Extracting Lithium from Geothermal Brine

Sizing Up the Challenges in Extracting Lithium from Geothermal Brine

Geothermal power plants at the Salton Sea like this one, the John Featherstone plane, produce superheated brine, which is full of lithium and other minerals. Berkeley Lab is... Read more ...

RAGE against diabetes complications: Novel drug tamps down tissue damage in mice

RAGE against diabetes complications: Novel drug tamps down tissue damage in mice arlene.weintraub Mon, 11/29/2021 - 12:45 Read more ...

Scott Lippman to Launch NCI's PreCancer Genome Atlas

Scott Lippman, MD, will lead the PreCancer Genome Atlas, an NCI-sponsored effort to map premalignant lesions and how they evolve into invasive cancers. Read more ...

Biotech AP Specialist - Talent Experts LLC - Encinitas, CA

Experience in pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry preferred. We are looking for a highly organized AP Specialist/Processor with experience in accounts... $50,000 - $65,000... Read more ...

Havacado or Two. Study Finds Eating Lots of the Fruit Hass Public Health Import

Novel randomized controlled trial found that families with high consumption of avocados experienced reduced caloric intake and an overall healthier diet, without actually... Read more ...

We might not know half of what's in our cells, new AI technique reveals

Artificial intelligence-based technique reveals previously unknown cell components that may provide new clues to human development and disease. Read more ...

Apoptosis resistance of senescent cells is an intrinsic barrier for...

Abstract Targeted elimination of senescent cells, senolysis, is one of the core trends in the anti-aging therapy. Cardiac glycosides were recently proved to be a broad-spectrum... Read more ...

Identifying highly recombinant plants for breeding

For plant breeding, it is important to create as many combinations as possible of genetic variants within a short time to select the most suitable candidates between plants... Read more ...

Turnstone teams up with Moffitt to race TIL cell therapies into the clinic

Turnstone teams up with Moffitt to race TIL cell therapies into the clinic ntaylor Mon, 11/29/2021 - 08:08 Read more ...