How spinach can help rebuild hearts (01:33)

Popeye has nothing on these bioengineers, who have taken a simple spinach leaf and transformed it into a sheet of beating human heart tissue. 28/03/17

Damaged DNA molecule, computer artwork. DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is composed of two strands twisted into a double helix. Each strand consists of a sugar-phosphate backbone (large spheres) attached to nucleotide bases (small spheres). There are four bases: adenine, cytosine, guanine and thymine, which are joined together by hydrogen bonds. DNA contains sections called genes that encode the bodys genetic information.

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