Catering for Christmas crowds? Don’t give guests more than they bargained for
- Cool large batches of food quickly in small portions
- Special care should be taken with rice, eggs, poultry
- Eggs are most common cause of salmonella
- Bacteria in cooked rice produces toxins
Who’s patenting whose genome?
An international project has developed a free and open public resource that will bring much-needed transparency to the murky and contentious world of gene patenting.
Norfolk Islanders' genes yield Bounty of insight into heart disease: study
Genetic studies of descendants of the Bounty mutineers have identified places on the human genome that contain expressed genes associated with cardiovascular disease.