Plastic Bunny 3D Printed From Its Own DNA

Plastic Bunny 3D Printed From Its Own DNA

A team is encoding digital data into DNA molecules which are then embedded into larger physical objects, like this plastic bunny! And researchers are working on a new, low maintenance oral contraceptive.

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Sources:
DNA Bunny
https://www.nature.com/articles/s41587-019-0356-z
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/355/6328/950.abstract
https://press.nature.com/a-dna-of-things-storage-architecture-to-create-materials-with-em/17450188
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-12/ez-sdi120319.php

Once a Month Birth Control
https://stm.sciencemag.org/content/11/521/eaay2602
https://www.plannedparenthood.org/learn/birth-control/birth-control-pill/how-effective-is-the-birth-control-pill

Images:
https://www.eurekalert.org/multimedia/pub/218568.php?from=449319
https://www.eurekalert.org/multimedia/pub/218569.php?from=449319
https://www.eurekalert.org/multimedia/pub/218512.php
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Levonorgestrel_molecule_ball.png
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/animal-cell-structure-gm1155003177-314285683
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/multi-colored-dna-strand-gm1059619820-283231573
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/folder-icon-design-vector-files-gm1066171596-285107716
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/dna-chromosome-outline-icon-set-gm1012353684-272708353
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/rabbit-flat-icon-on-blue-background-gm1034366040-276940842
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/colourful-medical-dna-results-with-black-background-gm521377966-91323605
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/pacemaker-cell-x-ray-image-gm1013707860-272938636
https://www.istockphoto.com/vector/birth-control-pills-gm1153514812-313320716
https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/blue-pills-gm810147492-131066333

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