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Society of Toxicology: Science has 'overwhelmingly demonstrated' GMO crop safety - Genetic Literacy Project

Genetic Literacy Project
[Editor's note: The following is part of a Society of Toxicology (SOT) issue statement approved the SOT Council November 2017.] All plants used as human food or animal feed include varieties with marked genetic differences due to conventional breeding ...

Sanofi Plans Approval Filings for Cancer, Immunology Candidates - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
Sanofi said today it plans nine regulatory submissions over the next 18 months, and at least 10 pivotal trials for pipeline candidates over the next 12 months—parts of an R&D strategy update of its “2020 Roadmap” offered to analysts. “2018 will be an ...

How Bacteria May Help Regulate Blood Pressure - Scientific American

Scientific American
Some years ago, when Jennifer Pluznick was nearing the end of her training in physiology and sensory systems, she was startled to discover something in the kidneys that seemed weirdly out of place. It was a smell receptor, a protein that would have ...

Genetic Recombination in Bacteria

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Essay describing the three mechanisms that bacteria have to accomplish genetic recombination.

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Looks at changes in the information stored in the genetic material, how they occur, and what the consequences of such changes are, and strategies cells use to minimize DNA changes and damage.

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Article by Wim van Egmond on these microbes with photographs of Cyanobacteria and the green Anabaena.

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Information from Wikipedia on these unicellular organisms.

Luminescent Bacteria

Do you know that the luminous bacteria exist ? On these pages you will find short characteristic of these strange organisms and some photos.

Introduction to the Bacteria
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Topics include morphology, systematics, life history and ecology, and the fossil record.

Bacteria Cells
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The inside story.

An Overview of Bacteria.
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Article by Matt Emery provides an introduction to these microbes with several images of stained cultures.

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Musings on the world of microbiology, with a focus on actinomycetes, a group of bacteria, and the biosynthesis of natural products of pharmaceutical interest such as antibiotics and antitumor drugs.

Bacteria: Basic Facts
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Provides an explanation of what bacteria are, the meaning of the terms gram positive and negative, and other information, with a case history of a post-operative patient to consider.

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Symbiotic interactions between bacteria and animals are described with pictures and links to home pages of researchers and to publications