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Posts tagged molecular biology

September 15, 2016

 

Some proteins and the RNA molecule already behave and act as tiny thermometers in living organisms.

Tiny Thermometers Could Lead To Big Breakthroughs

Thermometers 20,000 times smaller than the width of a human hair may tell us more about humans' molecular biology.

December 11, 2013

 

Cacao seeds, or beans, come in different varieties that range from bitter to sweet.

The Genetics of Chocolate

Chocolate production is both an art and a science. Researchers hope to alter chocolate genes to produce sweeter rewards.

November 14, 2011

 

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The DNA Whodunnit

Today, recombinant DNA is used to make insulin and the clotting factors hemophiliacs need. Who made this amazing discovery?

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