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View Full Version : DNA Won’t Be Killed Dead By A Rocket Ride To Space, Study Suggests



Fraser
2014-Dec-02, 02:40 PM
So how ’bout those planetary protection agreements? Turns out that plasmid DNA — the kind that exists in bacterial cells* — may be able to survive a rocket trip to space, based on research with an engineered version. And if life’s building blocks can get there, perhaps they can even go beyond. The International Space […]

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