http://news.google.com - A pioneer in biotechnologyThe HinduNobel Laureate Har Gobind Khorana's contributions to biology are of contemporary relevance for some of the most exciting areas such as synthetic biology and gene editing. A Google Doodle on Tuesday to mark the 96th birth anniversary of the Indian ...and more »
http://news.google.com - India to frame policy on synthetic biologyThe Hindu... : India is taking its first steps to evolve a policy on synthetic biology, an emerging science through which new life forms can potentially be made in labs and existing life forms, such as bacteria and other microbes, tweaked to produce specific ...
http://news.google.com - Hindu Business LineGM mustard study to be out soonThe HinduThe Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC), which examines the scientific merits of releasing genetically modified seeds into the environment, will consider making public, immediately, the results of tests and studies so far conducted to test ...Cancel GEAC meeting on GM mustard on Feb 5: Farmers' unionsBusiness StandardSC seeks Centre s response on challenge to introduction of genetically modified mustard Read Contempt PetitionLive Lawall 11 news articles »
http://news.google.com - The HinduEngineering life, one gene at a timeThe HinduAnd a large part of this can be attributed to synthetic biology or the application of the principles of engineering in biology where scientists not only read or decode DNA, but also write new sequences from scratch and build biological components to ...and more »
http://news.google.com - Meet on genetic engineering of crops from Feb 23Hindu Business LineA symposium on Genetic Engineering of Agricultural Crops and Livestock will be held at the University of Hyderabad from February 23-25. The event is being organised by the Association for the Promotion of DNA Fingerprinting and Other DNA Technologies ...
http://news.google.com - The HinduSynthetic biology: India should not miss the boatThe HinduSynthetic Biology in simple terms is the application of engineering principles to biology. Knowledge of the Human genome sequence led to the evolution of 'omics' sciences (genomics, proteomics, metabolomics etc). This resulted in the analysis of almost ...and more »
http://news.google.com - Genetic engineering can prevent diseases, says expertThe HinduAddressing the gathering, Mr. Harikrishna said that there were many advantages of genetic engineering. Diseases could be prevented by detecting people or animals that were genetically prone to certain hereditary diseases and preparing for the inevitable.and more »
http://news.google.com - Daily News & AnalysisGEAC clears field trials for GM cropsThe HinduThe Genetic Engineering Approval Committee (GEAC) on Friday gave the green signal for field trials of genetically modified (GM) rice, mustard, cotton, chickpea and brinjal at its meeting in Delhi. Hem Kumar Pande, chairperson of the GEAC told The Hindu ...Field trials of rice, cotton on the anvilDaily News & AnalysisBiotech regulator clears field trials for 15 more GM cropsLivemintMore GM crop varieties get nod for field trialsJagran PostHindustan Timesall 9 news articles »