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Revision as of 15:49, 21 March 2010
*Interesting Papers go here.
* Place and expand upon the most promising ideas here.
All Brainstorm Ideas
Genetically modified lettuce
* Done in Japan, multiple places
* Add whey protein, p1025 to fight cavities, etc
Bacterial Shampoo / Soap
* Flourescent / Colorful
Induce an entire colony to retract together
* These bacteria grow in squares!
* Lampropedia hyalina
Cholesterol / Saturated Fats Scarfing or Digestion
* Modify E-Coli so that it produces either
# Enzymes that digest Cholesterol or Saturated Fats to something healthier, or
# Proteins that bind to Cholesterol or Saturated Fats so that they can't be absorbed
Induced cancer-based guided evolution
* I was not there for the discussion of this, so someone else should fill this in.
* Plasmid that can induce cancer, causing mutations
* Select for those that most strongly express desired mechanism
* Alternative to PCR-induced guided mutation