Ethical issues attend the creation of animal-human chimeras.
July 1, 2015|
Nutrient levels in soil don’t add up when food chains combine.
June 29, 2015|
Researchers identified the last poppy gene product needed to produce morphine in yeast.
June 26, 2015|
A field trial of wheat genetically engineered to resist aphids fails to measure up to lab tests.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
May 19, 2015|
Scientists are one step closer to coaxing engineered yeast to produce morphine from a simple sugar.
May 4, 2015|
Researchers use chemicals to manipulate the behavior of mice.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
March 13, 2015|
In response to speculation that groups have edited the DNA of human embryos, researchers request that gene editing of human reproductive cells be halted.