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Study reveals role of key gene in human embryo development

Study reveals role of key gene in human embryo development

Researchers commonly delete and disable genes in mice, fruit flies, yeast and other laboratory critters to investigate the genes' normal roles, but have never done this before in human embryos . Niakan calls her team's work simple research. The work shows that that "you can do [CRISPR] effectively enough and efficiently enough" to study development , says Janet Rossant, a developmental biologist at The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Toronto in Canada.


Google isn't buying HTC, but it's hiring its best smartphone talent

Google isn't buying HTC, but it's hiring its best smartphone talent

The move formalizes a long-awaited tie-up that could further Google's ambitions in the mobile phone and virtual reality industries and may rescue HTC's flagging business. In the meantime, HTC shareholders will wait with bated breath. In 2011, HTC made a more significant technological splash with the Thunderbolt, which was the first-ever LTE smartphone on Verizon Wireless.



Synchronoss's stock plunges after Siris ends buyout interest

It has underperformed by 77.41% the S&P500. Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc increased Centerpoint Energy Inc (NYSE:CNP) stake by 181,754 shares to 1.36M valued at $33.49M in 2016Q4. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 11.48 million shares versus an average volume of 0.58 million shares during last trading session. (NYSE:T).


Why Apple's face ID demo failed at iPhone X launch?

Why Apple's face ID demo failed at iPhone X launch?

The real gem of each of these iPhones is the Apple-designed A11 Bionic chip which means you're going to get the same great performance from any of the models. But don't mistake the iPhone X as just a ploy to prop up prices for a plumper profit. You expect the latest models - especially when they cost more - to have better features and specs than their predecessors.


Apple unveils new set of

Apple unveils new set of "upgraded" phones

Engadget observes that the A11's extra horsepower relative to the A10 Fusion SoC inside the iPhone 7 and 7-Plus makes a real difference when running more demanding apps and games - including ones using Apple's new ARKit augmented reality platform.


Reliance Jio's network speed

Reliance Jio's network speed "skyrocketed" in May-June period, opines OpenSignal

We had reviewed the original JioFi dongle when launched a year ago, and found it quite handy while on-the-go. Due to some Unknown reasons its Jio 4G VoLTE Feature Phone delivery to commence from 1st of October. The daily FUP limit and other offers including free voice calling remains same for all plans. -You can make payment either through your bank account, credit card, debit card or through payment wallets.