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How your genes can solve obesity

What roles do diet and genetics play in the development of obesity and diabetes? The answer may be found in an on-going study of mothers and children.

From poison to palatable

Every night millions of people go to bed hungry. New genetic technology can help us feed the world by making inedible seeds more edible.

Feed your genes

The genes have spoken: your dinner plate should be divided into three, and you should eat six times a day.