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Genetically Engineered Silkworms Spin Spider Silk

October 14th, 2010 10:07 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

disco_tracy writes “Silkworms have been modified to produce spider silk, creating a fabric that could be used in everything from bulletproof clothing to artificial tendons.” For some reason, this is far less revolting to me than the idea of spider silk being milked out of goats.

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