Artificial DNA Base Pair Expands Life’s Vocabulary

Scientists have taken another step towards putting two additional letters in the dictionary of life to work. Researchers at the Scripps Institute have¬†engineered cells to successfully transcribe a brand new artificial DNA base pair and make a never-before-seen protein with it. The breakthrough is part of an effort to expand the library of amino acids … Continue reading Artificial DNA Base Pair Expands Life’s Vocabulary