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Scientists Turn Bacteria into Genomic Tape Recorders that Store Cells’ Memories

By the means of randomly sequencing its DNA, researchers succeeded in converting the widely seen gut bacterium E. coli into smallest tape recorder in the world. The latest designed microbes were intently engineered so as to document and store memories from their surroundings that could be traced back later. Such concept was […]

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