History of biotechnology
Biotechnology is the application of scientific and engineering principles to the processing of materials by biological agents to provide goods and services. From its inception, biotechnology has mai...
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Cancer Cells Engineered to Fight Their Own Kind
Scientists Engineer Cancer Cells to Fight their Own Kind.
Fasting Boosts Stem Cells’ Regenerative Capacity | Technology Networks
Age-related loss of intestinal stem cell function can be reversed by a 24-hour fast.
The first synthetic embryo has been born
The first synthetic embryo has been born without a sperm or egg.
Stem-cell based stroke treatment repairs
Stem-cell based stroke treatment repairs damaged brain tissue.
Grow New Teeth In 2 Months With Stem Cells
Grow New Teeth In 2 Months With Stem Cells
Will spiders and goats make us bulletproof?...
Will spiders and goats make us bulletproof? #discoveryasia #dcode (via Discovery Channel Southeast Asia)
SCIENTISTS TO CLONE THE JESUS MESSIAH AS DNA SEARCH HAS BEGUN
SCIENTISTS TO CLONE THE JESUS MESSIAH AS DNA SEARCH HAS BEGUN.One of the most notable figures in religious history is the holy man who served as the foundation of Christianity, Jesus Christ. Jesus Ch...
Cancer cure: Promising new gene therapy drug reprograms immune cells to kill cancer
SILVER SPRING, MARYLAND— A panel of experts advising the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has unanimously recommended the approval of a new cancer drug from pharmaceutical giant Novartis. The drug wo...
Fat cells converted into stem cells can... - Hashem Al-Ghaili
Fat cells converted into stem cells can repair any damaged tissues.
Aussie stem cell therapy capable of regenerating tissue like salamander - YouTube
Australian researchers are claiming a major breakthrough in stem cell therapies, which could see human bones and tissues eventually regenerate in a similar s...
Agricultural Economists' Brief Assessment Of NYT 'Doubts About the Promised Bounty.. | GMO Answers
Two agricultural economists refute claims that GM crops have not increased yields and GM technology has not reduced pesticide applications with concrete data and credible insight.
The scientific legacy of Dolly the Sheep
Twenty years ago, British scientists introduced the world to Dolly the sheep, the first mammal to be cloned using nuclear transfer. She only lived for seven ...
Brewing
Brewing is the production of beer by steeping a starch source (commonly cereal grains) in water and fermenting the resulting sweet liquid with yeast. It may be done in a brewery by a commercial brewe...
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Penicillin
Penicillin (sometimes abbreviated PCN or pen) is a group of antibiotics derived from Penicillium fungi, including penicillin G (intravenous use), penicillin V (oral use), procaine penicillin, and benz...
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Steroids
Steroids comprise a group of cyclic organic compounds whose basis is a characteristic arrangement of seventeen carbon atoms in a four-ring structure linked together from three 6-carbon rings followed ...
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Industrial fermentation
Industrial fermentation is the intentional use of fermentation by microorganisms such as bacteria and fungi to make products useful to humans. Fermented products have applications as food as well as i...
Gene therapy
Gene therapy is the use of nucleic acid polymers as a drug to treat disease by therapeutic delivery into a patient's cells, where they are either expressed as proteins, interfere with the expression o...
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Stem cell
Stem cells are undifferentiated biological cells that can differentiate into specialized cells and can divide (through mitosis) to produce more stem cells. They are found in multicellular organisms. I...
Stem cell - Wikipedia
Cloning
In biology, cloning is the process of producing similar populations of genetically identical individuals that occurs in nature when organisms such as bacteria, insects or plants reproduce asexually. C...
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Genetically modified food
Genetically modified foods (or GM foods) are foods produced from organisms that have had specific changes introduced into their DNA using the methods of genetic engineering. These techniques have allo...
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Genetic engineering
Genetic engineering, also called genetic modification, is the direct manipulation of an organism's genome using biotechnology. New DNA may be inserted in the host genome by first isolating and copyin...
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Human genome
The human genome is the complete set of genetic information for humans (Homo sapiens sapiens). This information is encoded as DNA sequences within the 23 chromosome pairs in cell nuclei and in a small...
Genetically modified organism
A genetically modified organism (GMO) is any organism whose genetic material has been altered using genetic engineering techniques. GMOs are the source of genetically modified foods and are also widel...
Industrial microbiology
Industrial microbiology is an area of applied microbiology which deals with screening, improvement, management,and exploitation of microorganisms for the production of various useful end products on a...
Carbonation
Carbonation or fizz is the process of dissolving carbon dioxide in a liquid. The process usually involves carbon dioxide under high pressure. When the pressure is reduced, the carbon dioxide is releas...
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What Does the Future of Biotechnology Therapies Look Like?
Biotechnology is still a relatively new field with great potential for driving medical progress. Much of that progress is likely to result from advances in personalized medicine. This new treatment pa...