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$6 million autism gene hunt

By | March 21, 2002

A major initiative is launched to try and identify the genetic basis of autism.

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Collaboration key for xenotransplants

By | March 21, 2002

Non-rejecting pigs advance xenotransplantation but input from other fields is needed to optimize future progress.

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Banking on British stem cell research

By | March 20, 2002

Will a US charity's decision to plough cash into Britain's stem cell bank pave the way for more transatlantic investment?

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Fusion and confusion

By | March 19, 2002

Adult stem cells may fuse rather than differentiate into other cell types.

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Biotech blues

By | March 12, 2002

The departure for Singapore of 'Dolly scientist' Alan Colman has raised questions about the viability of British biotechnology.

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L'Oreal and UNESCO recognize exceptional women in science

By | March 8, 2002

L'Oreal and UNESCO have honored 16 women for their outstanding contributions to science.

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US cloning debate gathers steam

By | March 7, 2002

US Senate debates bill aimed at banning both therapeutic and reproductive cloning.

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Human stem cell research gets green light

By | March 5, 2002

The first UK licenses for human embryonic stem cell research have been granted.

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Nanny state seeks new manacles

By | March 5, 2002

UK researchers fear that legislation debated on Monday in the House of Lords could infringe academic freedom.

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French revolution

By | February 28, 2002

Plans to elevate the status of France's biotechnology sector have won support from within the industry.

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