UPDATE: Postponed due to FDA enforcement letter. Pathway Genomics, a U.S.-based genetic testing company, today announced that Pathway’s personal genetic …Click Here to Read More
Florida trails biotech leaders California and Massachusetts in many measures, but it has shown promise in some areas. How Florida …Click Here to Read More
A Berkeley Lab bioremediation expert says extreme caution must be used in cleaning up the fragile Gulf Coast ecosystem in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Oil is a biological product that can be degraded by microbes, whereas detergents used to clean up oil contaminated sites can make a bad situation even worse.
In what two consumer groups today praised as a victory for open scientific inquiry, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has rejected a controversial patent on human embryonic stem cells held by the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF). “This is a major victory for unfettered scientific research that could lead to cures for some of the most debilitating diseases,” said John M. Simpson, Consumer Watchdog's Stem Cell Project Director. The nonprofit, nonpa…
All that Collier County residents have to go on now are pledges and projections about what the future would hold …Click Here to Read More