Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

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Gene Therapy Hits a Peculiar Roadblock: A Virus Shortage

Eager to speed development of revolutionary treatments, the Food and Drug Administration recently announced that it would expedite approval of experimental gene therapies. But the regulatory process may not be the biggest obstacle here.


A Genetic Fix to Put the Taste Back in Tomatoes

The researchers are using traditional breeding to create the better tasting tomato, even though genetic engineering would be much quicker. “I don’t want people to not eat a great-tasting tomato because they’re scared of it,” Dr. Klee said.


Stem Cell Manufacturing: It’s All about Scale

Stem Cell–Based Products Aren’t Rolling Off Assembly Lines Yet.According to one forecast, the stem cell market will grow at an annual rate of 9.2% and attain a value of almost $16 billion by 2025

Genetic Engineering : The Door to the Future