Quantcast

Latest Wuhan University Stories

Genetically-Altered Rice Could Provide Blood for Patients
2011-11-07 06:29:47

Scientists in China have genetically modified grains of rice in order to provide a new source for a vital component used to treat burn victims and patients who have suffered severe blood loss.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.