Fast Motor Kinetics of Inner Ear Protein Essential for Hearing High-Frequency Sounds
According to a study, the fast motor kinetics of prestin, a protein found in the inner ear, is essential for hearing high-frequency sounds.
Bacteria Engineered To Deliver Cancer Radiation Treatment
Researchers at the University of Cincinnati have developed a new method of delivering radiation therapy to cancer cells – using engineered bacteria.
Epigenetic Fingerprint Provides Proof of Origin for Chicken, Shrimp and Salmon
The epigenetic fingerprint of chicken, salmon and shrimp can be used to identify whether it was wild, free-range or factory farmed.
How To Protect Bioactive Compounds From Food During Digestion
Many studies are looking for ways to optimize absorption of bioactive compounds by the organism and increase their bioavailability – the proportion that enters the bloodstream after absorption. One way is to coat the compounds with another material and package them on the nanometric scale (a nanometer is a billionth of a meter).
Fragment-Based Drug Discovery Enters the Mainstream
This article will discuss the principles of fragment-based drug discovery and will highlight some examples of recent successes in this area.
The Pulse: Psychedelic News From Technology Networks Issue 2
Hello and welcome to the Pulse, the monthly psychedelics industry roundup from Technology Networks and Analytical Cannabis. Here, we’ll highlight some of the most significant psychedelic industry news from the past month, including important announcements, pre-clinical work and the latest from groundbreaking psychedelic clinical trials.
Passage of the FDA Modernization Act Enables New Era for Preclinical Testing
The 11th-hour passage of The FDA Modernization Act gave a much-needed boost to the advocates of new alternative methods (NAMs) for preclinical testing. In this article, we take a look at why NAMs are needed and what the new legislation means for pharmaceutical companies.
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How To Future-Proof Your LIMS: Handling Software Updates
Download this guide to explore types of LIMS upgrades, on-premises installation and SaaS installation.
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CRISPR Yeast: Replacing the Need for Plant-Derived Metabolites
Plant-derived compounds are widely used across the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food and agricultural industries. However, compared to other natural compounds, they often produce a lower yield of secondary metabolites.
High-Throughput Screening in Drug Discovery
Download this listicle to learn more about high-throughput screening, biochemical assays and cell-based assays.
Chemical Analysis in the Petrochemicals Sector
Download this listicle to discover the need for petrochemical analysis and how safety and quality standards are maintained using different analysis techniques.