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How agritech will slow or even reverse climate change

“I should say that I’m probably the doom and gloom story,” said the World Economic Forum’s Nishan Degnarain to laughter, “but that Karsten should cheer you up and give hope that there is a solution, and we know...

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With the recent patent news, who owns CRISPR now?

CRISPR gene-editing technology promises to be one of the most significant scientific and medical breakthroughs in modern history. Its precision and relative ease-of-use have already transformed how scientists study...

The Four Key Elements to Scaling Health IT Startups

In the United States, we spend roughly double the dollars that other high-income nations do on healthcare, yet we have the lowest life expectancy and highest infant mortality rate. Something needs to be done, and the...