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The era of biological cataloging

Have you ever collected coins, cards, toy trains, stuffed animals? Did you feel the need to complete the set? If so, then you may be a completist. A completist will go to great lengths to acquire a complete set of something.

dateDec 19, 2016 in Biotechnology
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How plants decide that it is time to flower

When spring is approaching, how do plants decide that it is time to flower? A team of plant scientists led by KWAK June M. at the Center for Plant Aging Research, within the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) unravelled a ...

dateDec 19, 2016 in Biotechnology
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Regulating the use of genetic sequence data

Last month, researchers from the Universit├Ąt Marburg reported mixing 12 enzymes from three spheres of life, including plants, humans and microbes, to create an artificial pathway that is more efficient at fixing CO2 than ...

dateDec 19, 2016 in Biotechnology
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