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The crops were made resistant to disease by genetic engineering.
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That happened just as the tantalizing new field of genetic engineering, of recombinant DNA, offered the potential of not only an AIDS vaccine but perhaps an entirely new avenue of vaccine discovery.
Previous forms of genetic engineering generally have involved adding genes from bacteria, viruses or other plant species to create crops that can withstand herbicides or repel insects.
Jump to today, and 23andMe is analyzing our saliva and Crispr targeted genome manipulation promises to make genetic engineering a snap.
The fundamental technologies underlying genetic engineering, like CRISPR, are not currently subject to such regulations, according to documents on the website of the Department of Commerce.
But not before patenting the technology as a tool for genetic engineering.
This is not to say that everything done in the name of genetic engineering has a clean bill of health.
Although the past does not predict future evolution, a greater integration with technology and genetic engineering may catapult the human brain into the unknown.
According to Dr Voolstra, however, the recent big losses of coral are tipping attitudes towards action—including genetic engineering—if the collapse continues.
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: the science of making changes to the genes of a plant or animal to produce a desired result
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