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NZBio News Update : 27 Oct 04 Bio Views

Thursday, 28 October 2004, 10:03 am | BioScience News and Advocate

In the last week members of the Biotechnology Taskforce and NZBio's Advisory Council attended a meeting hosted by the Foundation for Research Science and Technology (FRST). More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 4/5

Tuesday, 4 May 2004, 5:07 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Genetic experts predict end of surgery 2. Adults could grow replacement teeth 3. List of toxic species grows 4. Progressive genetics 5. The case for genetic privacy More >>

Daily Highlights

Monday, 3 May 2004, 5:18 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Asthma study takes genetic approach Nuclear power may fill world energy gap, scientist says Raising the upper limits of human lifespan Europe aims to improve GM testing network Politics blamed for Spanish biotech ban Is organic farming better for the ... More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 30/4

Friday, 30 April 2004, 5:41 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Animal fat fuel could power buses 2. Poor children to suffer effects of pollution 3. Moratoriums will not prevent GM development 4. FDA sets regulatory sights on supplement industry 5. Gene therapy trial shows early promise More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 23/4

Friday, 23 April 2004, 5:43 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Plastic bags become fence posts 2. Land use changes gives hope for lake 3. Bright spots in the rain forest 4. Biotech rice firm undeterred 5. Drs question genetic link in skin infections 6. Study looks at spice as possible CF treatment More >>

Daily Highlights

Friday, 23 April 2004, 9:15 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights GM bacteria used to fight cancer Cloning application sparks moral debate Nanotech research institute to open in Ireland Is organic the future of farming? Europe gripped by phantom fears over GM, business chief says More >>

Daily Highlights Bio-engergy plant gains credits

Thursday, 22 April 2004, 9:06 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights Bio-engergy plant gains carbon credits - Drug makers target inappropriate use - Website logs human genes - Donors to have say on embryo destiny - Body fat link to pre-eclampsia More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 19/4

Tuesday, 20 April 2004, 9:16 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Digesting the idea of biotech food 2. NZ food industry ideally placed, expert says 3. Global warming blamed for land & animal changes 4. Soluble heart stent delivers drugs 5. Move to end injections 6. You cannot build peace on ... More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 19/4

Monday, 19 April 2004, 1:34 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights Sweet deal for Comvita Celentis considers expanded role Voluntary labelling gets offical seal of approval Gene profiles may aid cancer treatment Consumers love a bargain, regardless of GM Towards sustainable agriculture More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 15/4

Friday, 16 April 2004, 12:51 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Art meets science in wine research 2. New light on HRT 3. Science based system means real choice for Europe 4. Syngenta receives fifth patent for Bt corn 5. GM crops have much to offer, Professor says 6. Marine genetics could boost ... More >>

Daily Highlights

Thursday, 15 April 2004, 8:44 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights Investment in new industries & new jobs Biotech corn produces safer crop UK Dr fights designer baby laws Aussie Govt says gas emissions on target Greener petrol plan stalls, biodiesel may go ahead Chinese approve GM canola, welcome ... More >>

Daily Highlights

Thursday, 8 April 2004, 6:02 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Minister announces changes to science funding Bio Commerce Centre site announced Saving the Enderby Island cattle Open letter to Premier of Victoria GM wheat trials underway in Germany Bioethics Council releases report More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 7/4

Thursday, 8 April 2004, 9:08 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. MAF accredits GeneScan for GMO testing 2. LIC looks offshore 3. Kangaroo genes could boost milk 4. Disease cuts life expectancy by half 5. Satellites may help climate change research 6. The arrival of the pharmaceutical human More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 6/4

Wednesday, 7 April 2004, 11:06 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Hormone may hold key to weightloss 2. More under fives prescribed antidepressants 3. Wind power a viable solution 4. Human cost of vaccine scare 5. New light on chimp genome More >>

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Monday, 5 April 2004, 5:12 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights: SARS vaccine shows promise Fat busting pill mimics exercise Complementary medicines website available Health Ministry reviews use of human tissue England begins consultation on GM legislation Baby teeth could provide life-saving cells Reduced ... More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 5/4

Monday, 5 April 2004, 9:58 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. NZ researcher in genetic breakthrough 2. Seaweed untapped resource, scientist says 3. Seed sales boost Monsanto profits 4. New food labelling laws for Brazil 5. Biotech acres expected to increase 6. Canola trial watered down in NSW ... More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 1/4

Thursday, 1 April 2004, 5:54 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. Stem cells grown on carbon matrix 2. Rat genome to assist human disease research 3. Neuronz in stroke trial talks 4. Govt conditions stall GM crops in UK 5. USDA & the Peterkin Papers 6. Countdown to Food & Agriculture Treaty More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 31/3

Thursday, 1 April 2004, 8:56 am | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. GMO consultation begins 2. Scotland introduces new GM regs 3. GM import ban endangers lives, WFP says 4. Ocean dead zone claims mystify NZ scientists 5. Stem cells deliver cancer killing proteins 6. Fonterra to expand colostrum programme More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 30/3

Tuesday, 30 March 2004, 5:20 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. MAF suspends GM testing lab accreditation 2. Greenhouse gas levels blow sky high 3. Trans-Tasman Treaty introduced in Parliaments 4. Monsanto sees future in biotech crops 5. Probiotic trial tests allergy treatment 6. Ocean dead zones worry ... More >>

BioScience News and Advocate Daily Highlights 29/3

Monday, 29 March 2004, 5:50 pm | BioScience News and Advocate

Daily Highlights 1. AgResearch CEO defines goals 2. Antidepressants not cause of suicide, Dr says 3. Land management solutions lie in soil 4. GM bans empty populism 5. The difference between embracing progress & fearing it 6. GM fish help explain ... More >>

 

 

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