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INTRODUCING PROSPERA: A NEW SWEET BASIL HYBRID RESISTANT TO DOWNY MILDEW

In recent years an epidemic of Downy Mildew has caused severe damage to sweet basil crops all over the world. The cause of the epidemic...

TOMATO PLANT AROMA TO PROTECT CROPS

Tomato plants emit an aroma in order to ward off bacterial attacks. This volatile compound is hexenyl butyrate , and according to testing...

 
 
 

NEW METHOD KNOCKS OUT YEAST GENES WITH SINGLE-POINT PRECISION

How do you make yeast work harder? Not to make bread, but in processes that yield chemicals and pharmaceuticals. Industries currently...

SCIENTISTS IDENTIFY HOW PLANTS SENSE TEMPERATURE

When it gets hot outside, humans and animals have the luxury of seeking shelter in the shade or cool, air-conditioned buildings. But...

 
 
 

GENSCRIPT LAUNCHES NOVEL TECHNOLOGY LICENSED FROM AMGEN FOR ACCELERATING PROTEIN AND ANTIBODY PURIFICATION

AmMag SA magnetic purification system first to offer high throughput of large samples, accelerating early stage drug development SAN...

PRODUCTION SCIENTIST - CUE HEALTH - SAN DIEGO, CA

Utilizes bio-analytical methods (analytical chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, or...

 
 
 

GLYCOLATE FROM MICROALGAE: AN EFFICIENT CARBON SOURCE FOR BIOTECHNOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS

Summary Glycolate is produced in autotrophic cells under high temperatures and C i ‐limitation via oxygenation of ribulose‐1,5‐bisphosphate....

DNA STARTUP ROSWELL GETS $32M FOR GENE SEQUENCING NANOTECH - THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE

Roswell Biotechnologies, a life-science upstart in San Diego, has secured $32 million from investors to develop an unusual new way...

 
 
 
Using Biotechnology to Tackle Deadly Mosquito-Borne Illnesses

USING BIOTECHNOLOGY TO TACKLE DEADLY MOSQUITO-BORNE ILLNESSES

Every year, nearly a million deaths are attributed to mosquito-borne illnesses and 500 million people are infected with a disease transmitted...

Inside Front Cover: Biotechnology Journal 1/2019

INSIDE FRONT COVER: BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL 1/2019

Antimicrobial resistance represents a threat to humankind and healthy living. Emerging and future technologies for the identification...

 
 
 
Cover Picture: Biotechnology Journal 1/2019

COVER PICTURE: BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL 1/2019

UGTs play crucial roles in the metabolism and detoxification of both endogenous and xenobiotic compounds. Chemical probes for UGTs...

Back Cover: Biotechnology Journal 1/2019

BACK COVER: BIOTECHNOLOGY JOURNAL 1/2019

The multi‐functional nanomaterials have been utilized for biosensing fields and play an important role as a detective to find various...

 
 
 
Goodbye GMO, Hello Bioengineered: USDA publishes labeling rules

GOODBYE GMO, HELLO BIOENGINEERED: USDA PUBLISHES LABELING RULES

Trump's USDA has issued final rules for labeling food products of biotechnology , commonly known to all of us as GMOs. Since GMOs have...

MANIPULATION OF GOSSYPOL-CONTAINING GLANDS IN COTTON CAN BOOST PLANT'S NATURAL DEFENSES

Development of a cotton plant with stronger natural defenses due to a greater gland density and thus more gossypol in the leaves could...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS CALL FOR MORE DIVERSITY IN GENOMIC RESEARCH

A growing number of genomic studies have generated important discoveries regarding human health and behaviour, but new research from...

Factory CRO and Boston Biomedical Associates Announce Merger

FACTORY CRO AND BOSTON BIOMEDICAL ASSOCIATES ANNOUNCE MERGER

BILTHOVEN, Netherlands & MARLBOROUGH, Mass.-- Factory-CRO Group , a leading global contract research organization focused on medical...

 
 
 
Trending News on Crop Biotech in 2018

TRENDING NEWS ON CROP BIOTECH IN 2018

What GM crop can be used to treat AIDS? Which country would be the first one to plant drought and salt tolerant soybean? What are the...

ARCHITECT, ENTRY LEVEL - CLARK RICHARDSON & BISKUP - SAN DIEGO, CA

Experience with advanced technology industry projects preferred such as R&D labs, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, food & nutrition,...

 
 
 
Bio Roundup: $74B for Celgene, Two CAR-T Tales, Ready for SF & More

BIO ROUNDUP: $74B FOR CELGENE, TWO CAR-T TALES, READY FOR SF & MORE

In 2018, my Exome colleagues and I published hundreds of stories about health, medicine, the biopharma industry, government policy,...

Sophia Genetics bags $77M Series E, with 850+ hospitals signed up to its “data-driven medicine”

SOPHIA GENETICS BAGS $77M SERIES E, WITH 850+ HOSPITALS SIGNED UP TO ITS “DATA-DRIVEN MEDICINE”

Another sizeable cash injection for big data biotech: Sophia Genetics has announced a $77M Series E funding round, bringing its total...