DNA-barcoded microbial spores can trace origin of objects, agricultural products.
June 4, 2020 • ~10 min
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A genetically programmed living hydrogel material that facilitates intestinal wound healing is being considered for development as a probiotic therapy for patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Dec. 6, 2019 • ~7 min
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