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New Brazilian Biodiversity Law Provides Opportunities for Innovation

Brazil has a large share of the world’s biodiversity, which can be better explored since …

225th Anniversary of First U.S. Patent

225 years ago last Friday the first U.S. patent was issued to Samuel Hopkins for …

Watch-Out Tech Industry, Biotech is on the Rise in San Francisco

When thinking about the industries that make up San Francisco’s vibrant economy, biopharma is often …

Boston Globe: Science, Not fear, Should Guide Food Labeling Laws

On Thursday, July 23, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 275-150 to approve the …

This Single Mutation That Makes Corn—Corn!

Corn has been a fundamental base crop for 10,000 years and we depend on it …

Jim Greenwood asks: How prepared are we for avian flu?

As a serious avian influenza outbreak continues to wreak havoc on poultry farms across the …