PhD Student Successfully Hacks a DNA Strand, Promptly Wins a Bitcoin

PhD Student Successfully Hacks a DNA Strand, Promptly Wins a Bitcoin

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University of Antwerp student Sander Wuyts has reason to celebrate. He is the proud new owner of a full Bitcoin after deciphering a code hidden in strands of DNA. British professor Nick Goldman laid out a challenge to scientists at the 2015 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The challenge was for a scientist to

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