The Big Fat Science Quiz of the Year 2016

Quiz

Test your knowledge of the biggest breakthroughs and announcements from the world of science last year.

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High Purity Plasma Extraction

Blog

To learn about some of the challenges of extracting plasma from blood, and how a recently developed microfluidic device could help overcome some of these, we spoke to Dr. Weihua Li.

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RF-6000 Spectrofluorophotometer

Featured Product

Delivering high speed, stability and sensitivity, and incorporating intuitive LabSolutions RF software, Shimadzu’s RF-6000 Spectrofluorophotometer offers the ultimate performance for challenging applications in such markets as chemicals, environmental, pharmaceutical, foods, and life sciences.

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Stem Cells in Drug Discovery

Article

Potential source of unlimited human test cells, but roadblocks remain.

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CRISPR – The New Space Race?

Article

Another “first” for Chinese researchers highlights how the race to develop CRISPR based therapeutics is heating up.

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MIT develops 3D Antibody Array

MIT develops 3D Antibody Array

Biosensors containing up to 100 stacked layers of antibodies offer greater sensitivity.

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Uncovering Wheat’s Hidden Treasures

New resource will greatly accelerate scientific discovery and the rate of wheat improvement.

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Neurodegeneration Linked To Concussion

Researchers provide evidence that mild traumatic brain injury is associated with greater neurodegeneration and reduced memory performance in people genetically at risk of Alzheimer's Disease.

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Takeda Acquire Ariad For $5.2B

ARIAD Pharmaceuticals today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Takeda Pharmaceutical Company.

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