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DARPA wants to engineer fake bacteria to patrol the human gut

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By building synthetic bacteria that can be taken in pill form, DARPA-funded researchers seek to keep our digestive systems in fighting form.

Researchers hope to be able to "reprogram our guts" with artificial bacteria.

Once the engineered bacteria detects inflammation, it will be designed to change color and pass out of the body. At that point, doctors could easily identify issues based on the color of a patient's stool. In addition, the bacteria will be designed to attack harmful invaders in the system by emitting a specific toxin to kill bad bugs while not harming the rest of the colon.

Because the researchers are worried about the effects genetically engineered bacteria could have on the environment once they pass out of the human digestive tract, they will be designed to only be activated by the chemistry that's only found in our gut.

http://www.cnet.com/news/darpa-wants-to-engineer-fake-bacteria-to-patrol-the-human-gut/

What could possibly go wrong?

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Nano nano, for inflammation.
Secretly gathering, information.
Place it where, they want you sick.
Execute task, with just one click.

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Nano nano, for inflammation.
Secretly gathering, information.
Place it where, they want you sick.
Execute task, with just one click.

​The gut is where immunity is located. So yeah.

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Nano nano, for inflammation.
Secretly gathering, information.
Place it where, they want you sick.
Execute task, with just one click.

​I would have said, where you stick it...

execute task program............ Guns, LOTS OF GUNS

 

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I love you cryptic, all heart here,  I think I am  going to get along with you just fine, even if I come off self-centered and/or frivolous.....

anyway, Im editing the sentence, I am getting drunk and watching sixteen candles

Edited by DarkKnightNomeD

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I love you cryptic, all heart here,  I think I am  going to get along with you just fine, even if I come off self-centered and/or frivolous.....

anyway, Im editing the sentence, I am getting drunk and watching sixteen candles

 

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGslvYmEYyA

Edited by Cryptic Mole

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Hopefully all that beer will kill the nanobots in your gut.

my bad, just being an idiot

Edited by DarkKnightNomeD

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