GMO Pundit a.k.a. David Tribe
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Friday, June 16, 2017
Special Report: Cancer agency left in the dark over glyphosate evidence | Reuters
Highly recommended reading When Aaron Blair sat down to chair a week-long meeting of 17 specialists at the International Agency for Res...
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Pesticide Use Related to GE Crops and Farmer Health in China: Evidence and Implications
Our results demonstrate that the adverse health effects of insecticide use was more severe than that of herbicides and fungicides. Gly...
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Low levels of off-target effects in gene-editing of animal zygotes using CRISPR method
A follow up to the previous posts, with further confirmation that off-target changes in gene-editing can be minimised Off-target effec...
Worth a regular visit: The Logic of Science website
Mission statement Teach critical thinking. Explain how science works and why it is reliable. Use critical thinking to defend scienc...
Targeting Genes, More Accurately -- PLOS Field Reports
Targeting Genes, More Accurately The CRISPR-Cas9 DNA editing tool is arguably one of the most revolutionary tools in biotechnology, the app...
How to better control or eradicate deadly infections using transgenesis or genome editing…
Deadly infectious diseases, such as those transmitted through mosquitoes, are a huge threat to the human population. The rapid pace in the ...
Sunday, June 04, 2017
Should we be worried about CRISPR/Cas9 off target effects?
Gaetan Burgio (Group leader at JCSMR, ANU. Geneticist interested in superbugs, #malaria, host-pathogen interaction #CRISPR also morphometr...
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