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New $25m R&D programme into synthetic biology could unlock health benefits of cannabinoid-based medication - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - The Straits TimesNew $25m R&D programme into synthetic biology could unlock health benefits of cannabinoid-based medicationThe Straits TimesSINGAPORE - Cannabinoid-based medication can, among other things, help to counteract the nausea and vomiting associated with chemotherapy. Scientists here hope to unlock the therapeutic potential of cannabinoids - chemical compounds found in the ...

New initiative to boost synthetic biology research - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - The Straits TimesNew initiative to boost synthetic biology researchThe Straits TimesCountries such as the United States and China have also invested in developing synthetic biology capabilities. Mr George Loh, NRF director of programmes, said: "Synthetic biology research is maturing and we are well positioned to move forward with ...

New $25m R&D programme could unlock health benefits of cannabis without the need to grow the plant - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - The Straits TimesNew $25m R&D programme could unlock health benefits of cannabis without the need to grow the plantThe Straits TimesThe programme is part of a new research initiative announced on Wednesday (Jan 10) by the National Research Foundation (NRF). The initiative, a $25-million Synthetic Biology Research and Development (R&D) programme, will span five years, and help boost ...

Comic-stripping science of its mysteries - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - The Straits TimesComic-stripping science of its mysteriesThe Straits Times"They feel that the future will be greatly changed by synthetic biology, and Hollywood has given it a bad name by presenting a dystopia in movies where mad scientists create horrible monsters by manipulating DNA," said Mr Fong. He said the scientists ...

No space for data? Store it in DNA - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - No space for data? Store it in DNAThe Straits TimesThe event was co-organised by the NUS' Synthetic Biology for Clinical and Technological Innovation (SynCTI), the BioBricks Foundation and SynBioBeta, an international community of entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers and enthusiasts devoted to the ...

Engineering nature to prevent disease signals potential of synthetic biology - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - Engineering nature to prevent disease signals potential of synthetic biologyThe Straits TimesThis solution, which involves genetically modifying male mosquitoes to pass on a gene that kills their offspring, is being developed by Intrexon, a United States-based company that creates biologically based products and processes using synthetic biology.

Synthetic biology and the fountain of youth, Singapore News & Top ... - The Straits Times

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http://news.google.com - The Straits TimesSynthetic biology and the fountain of youth, Singapore News & Top ...The Straits TimesYou can delay the effects of ageing by restricting your caloric intake by 30 to 40 per cent. But who wants to do that?. Read more at straitstimes.com.and more »

New coffee diet to help lose weight and improve IQ - New Straits Times Online

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http://news.google.com - New Straits Times OnlineNew coffee diet to help lose weight and improve IQNew Straits Times OnlineIn addition to people looking to lose weight, it attracts athletes and supporters of “biohacking,” a movement that combines biology and food technology to improve physical and mental capacity. “Me and my wife are in the fitness industry, so we are ...