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Stocks slide as investors wait for details on trade talks
March 4th, 2019  3:07 PM

Health care companies are leading a broad slide on Wall Street as investors wait for more details on reports that the U.S. and China are moving closer to a deal to resolve their costly trade dispute

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Stocks slump as investors wait for details on trade talks
March 4th, 2019  1:43 PM

Stocks are broadly lower on Wall Street, knocking more than 300 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average

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Stocks fall as investors wait for details on trade talks
March 4th, 2019  12:16 PM

Stocks edge lower in afternoon trading on Wall Street as investors wait for more details about trade talks between the U.S. and China

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As hope grows for China trade deal, US stocks edge higher
March 4th, 2019  10:57 AM

US stocks are edging higher in morning trading over optimism for US-China trade deal

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General Electric Co. to sell its biopharma business to Danaher for $21 billion in cash, plus pension obligations
February 25th, 2019  7:11 AM

General Electric Co. to sell its biopharma business to Danaher for $21 billion in cash, plus pension obligations

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Q&A on scientist's bombshell claim of gene-edited babies
November 26th, 2018  5:38 PM

Claim of gene-edited births in China raise questions about how scientists use a powerful lab tool

Q&A on scientist's bombshell claim of gene-edited babies
Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing
November 15th, 2018  7:52 AM

'Castration-free' pigs and hornless dairy cows are the farm animals being brought to life by a gene-editing company

Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing
Next generation of biotech food heading for grocery stores
November 14th, 2018  4:39 PM

First foods made from gene-edited plants getting close to the grocery aisles, a different technology than today's GMOs, but will shoppers buy?

Next generation of biotech food heading for grocery stores
Early results boost hopes for historic gene editing attempt
September 5th, 2018  10:17 AM

Early results from a historic gene editing study give encouraging signs that the treatment may be safe and having at least some of its hoped-for effect, but it's too soon to know whether it ultimately will succeed

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Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments
August 15th, 2018  6:57 PM

U.S. health officials revised rules for gene therapy experiments

Officials remove special rules for gene therapy experiments
The Latest: Congressman to remain on ballot despite charges
August 9th, 2018  2:17 AM

Republican Rep. Chris Collins says he will remain on the ballot running for re-election in New York as he fights charges that he used inside information about a biotechnology company to make illicit stock trades

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GOP congressman from New York charged with insider trading
August 9th, 2018  12:24 AM

Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York is vehemently denying charges he fed inside information he gleaned from sitting on the board of an Australian biotechnology company to his son

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The Latest: Congressman pleads not guilty to insider trading
August 8th, 2018  2:58 PM

U.S. Rep. Chris Collins has pleaded not guilty to insider trading charges

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Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food
August 6th, 2018  1:44 PM

A multinational agricultural company based in Idaho has acquired gene editing licensing rights that could one day be used to help farmers produce more crops and make grocery store offerings such as strawberries, potatoes and avocados stay fresher longer.

Genetics technology could lead to more crops, fresher food
Groupon, JPMorgan Chase rise, Twitter, CTI BioPharma fall
July 9th, 2018  4:36 PM

Groupon, JPMorgan Chase rise, Twitter, CTI BioPharma fall

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Rhode Island considers tax credits for biotech company
June 28th, 2018  12:27 PM

Rhode Island is considering using tax incentives to attract a Massachusetts pharmaceutical company

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X-rays and soy on front lines of US-China trade spat
June 15th, 2018  1:55 PM

X-ray machines, soybeans on front lines of US-China trade spat

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X-rays, soy on front lines of US-China trade spa
June 15th, 2018  11:17 AM

X-ray machines, soybeans on front lines of US-China trade spat

X-rays, soy on front lines of US-China trade spa
$1.5B settlement in suit over Syngenta modified corn seed
March 13th, 2018  9:44 AM

A $1.5 billion settlement has been reached in a class-action lawsuit against Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed

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Settlement reached in suit over Syngenta modified corn seed
March 12th, 2018  8:50 PM

A Swiss agribusiness giant has agreed to a $1.5 billion settlement in a lawsuit over its introduction of a genetically engineered corn seed

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