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Glyphic Biotechnologies raises $6M to accelerate protein sequencing by orders of magnitude

Glyphic Biotechnologies raises $6M to accelerate protein sequencing by orders of magnitude

1 day ago   |   TechCrunch

The whole human proteome may be free to browse thanks to DeepMind , but at the bleeding edge of biotech new proteins are made and tested every day, a complex and time-consuming...
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“We never created a supervirus.” Ralph Baric explains gain-of-function research

1 day ago   |   Technology Review

In May, the longtime coronavirus researcher Ralph Baric found himself at the center of the swirling debate over gain-of-function research , in which scientists engineer new...
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Unvaccinated snow leopard at San Diego Zoo catches COVID-19

2 days ago   |   Phys.org

An unvaccinated snow leopard at the San Diego Zoo has contracted COVID-19.
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'Cyborg soil' reveals the secret microbial metropolis beneath our feet

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

Dig a teaspoon into your nearest clump of soil, and what you'll emerge with will contain more microorganisms than there are people on Earth. We know this from lab studies that...
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Reverse optogenetic tool developed

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

A new optogenetic tool, a protein that can be controlled by light, has been characterized by researchers at Ruhr-Universität Bochum. They used an opsin-a protein that occurs in...
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Researchers discover that protein switches functions to regulate DNA replication

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

One protein. One mechanism of action. Two biologically opposite effects.
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Philippines approves GMO 'golden rice' for commercial production

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

The Philippines became the world's first country Friday to approve the commercial production of genetically modified "golden rice" that experts hope will combat childhood...
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Tagged grass carp unknowingly betray their species

4 days ago   |   Phys.org

Michigan State University researchers are working with state and federal fishery agencies to help remove invasive grass carp from Lake Erie in a bid to limit its spread to the...
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Cattle losing adaptations to environmental stressors, researchers find

5 days ago   |   Phys.org

As a fourth-generation cattle farmer, Jared Decker knows that cattle suffer from health and productivity issues when they are taken from one environment-which the herd has...
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Democratic bill would suspend Section 230 protections when social networks boost anti-vax conspiracies

5 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Two Democratic senators introduced a bill Thursday that would strip away the liability shield that social media platforms hold dear when those companies boost anti-vaccine...
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AC Podcast 535: OnePlus Nord 2 review; RCS Messaging

AC Podcast 535: OnePlus Nord 2 review; RCS Messaging

Harish, Alex, Jerry, and Ara check out the OnePlus Nord 2 and evaluate continued rumors of a foldable Pixel. They also chat about carrier adoption of the RCS messaging standard... Read more ...

Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Crave, Disney+ and Netflix

Streaming in Canada on Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Crave, Disney+ and Netflix

Every week, MobileSyrup outlines some of the most notable movies and TV shows that recently hit Canadian streaming platforms. Our ‘Streaming in Canada' column typically focuses... Read more ...

New trailers: Dune, Star Trek: Prodigy, The Last Duel, Blade Runner: Black...

New trailers: Dune, Star Trek: Prodigy, The Last Duel, Blade Runner: Black Lotus, and more

Zendaya and Timothee Chalamet in Dune | Legendary Happy Saturday! Posting the trailers roundup a day early this weekend since I'll be on vacation starting Sunday (and shout out... Read more ...

Asus Chromebooks go on sale today: check out price, specs, and offers

Asus Chromebooks go on sale today: check out price, specs, and offers

Asus' six Chromebooks -- C223, C423, C523 and Flip C214 -- will go on sale in India starting today. Prices start at Rs 17,999 一 check out all the details here. Read more ...

Apple Watch Series 7: All there is to know about Apple's next watch

Apple Watch Series 7: All there is to know about Apple's next watch

The Apple Watch has completely changed the wearable world. Sure, there were smartwatches before the Apple Watch, but none as impactful, influential, and well-implemented. The... Read more ...

In Ted Lasso season 2, Jamie Tartt is on a journey of self discovery

In Ted Lasso season 2, Jamie Tartt is on a journey of self discovery

Ahead of Ted Lasso season 2's release, TechRadar spoke to actor Phil Dunster about Jamie Tartt's stalled soccer career and his AFC Richmond future. Read more ...

Joseph Mercola, a Notorious Spreader of Coronavirus Disinformation, Gets FDA...

Joseph Mercola, a Notorious Spreader of Coronavirus Disinformation, Gets FDA Warning

Joseph Mercola is one of the 12 influencers responsible for more than half of the COVID-19 disinformation spreading online. Read more ...

Blizzard employees publicly criticise corporate response to abuse allegations

Blizzard employees publicly criticise corporate response to abuse allegations

Several Activision Blizzard employees have criticised the company on social media for its response to allegations of harassment and discrimination. Earlier this week, the State... Read more ...

GM, Cruise suing to stop Ford from using the name ‘BlueCruise'

GM, Cruise suing to stop Ford from using the name ‘BlueCruise'

GM is suing Ford over the BlueCruise name for its hands-free driving system | Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge General Motors has filed a lawsuit to try to prevent Ford... Read more ...

Nobody likes dealing with phone calls, so here's how to block them all

Nobody likes dealing with phone calls, so here's how to block them all

The best Android phones can do just about anything these days - did you know they can even make phone calls, but you probably want to learn how to block incoming calls, right?... Read more ...