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Interstellar greenhouses: how a single molecule could be key to growing plants in microgravity
Synthetic biology creates cellular closet in moss
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
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Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Plant vs pathogen: how plants defend against microbe infections?
A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Osmosis: phenomenon born out of plant science linked physics and physiology, saves lives
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
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