Low-Cost, Portable NQR Spectroscopy Wednesday, February 10, 2016 A researcher at Case Western Reserve University is developing a low-cost, portable prototype designed to detect tainted medicines and food supplements that otherwise can make their way to consumers. The technology can authenticate good medicines and supplements.Structure of Brain Plaques in Huntington's Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine have shown that the core of the protein clumps found in the brains of people with Huntington's disease have a distinctive structure, a finding that could shed light on the molecular mechanisms underlying the neurodegenerative disorder. Insights into the Function of the Main Class of Drug Targets Wednesday, February 10, 2016 About thirty percent of all medical drugs such as beta-blockers or antidepressants interact with certain types of cell surface proteins called G protein coupled receptors.Inside Raman 2016 is to be held at the Renishaw Innovation Centre Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Renishaw's Raman spectroscopy team will be hosting its next Inside Raman UK event on 19th April 2016. It will be held, for the very first time, at Renishaw's New Mills headquarters in Gloucestershire.
Magritek Benchtop Spinsolve Used to Teach Students How to Apply NMR for Spectroscopic Characterization Wednesday, February 10, 2016 Magritek report on the use of their Spinsolve Benchtop NMR spectrometer in the practical teaching of organic chemistry students at Tarrant County College in Fort Worth, Texas. The Power of Three Tuesday, February 09, 2016 Overlooked portion of cell “death receptor” critical in some cancers, autoimmune diseases.Multi-Mode Microplate Reader Trends Friday, February 05, 2016 In this article we explore end-user opinion of some the new features available on MM plate readers and their potential influence on purchasing decision for a new MM plate reader. Revealing the Secrets of 19th Century Fashion Industry Tuesday, January 19, 2016 The dye industry of the 19th century was fast-moving and international, according to a state-of-the-art analysis of four purple dresses. How Nanoparticles Damage Immune Cells Friday, January 15, 2016 New evidence points to protein oxidation, a common means of molecular damage.