A promising technique for synthetic biology is fraught with risks.
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Genetic logic gates will enable biologists to program cells for chemical production and disease detection.
Tiny sensors can monitor cancer-causing agents and chemotherapy drugs in cells.
Treatments are being tested for three inherited forms.
Polymer patches hitched to the surfaces of immune cells can transport a variety of cargo.
Synthetic biology could yield microbes that fight cavities and produce vitamins.
An artificial scaffold helps engineered heart cells better mimic real ones.
MIT researchers gauge the progress of malaria using a novel imaging technique.
Living Legos can be directed to form tissue-like structures.
Researchers determine which cells mediate the blood flow tracked in fMRI.