Understanding How Cisplatin Chemotherapy Causes Neuronal DamageNews
Researchers have shown that Cisplatin induces senescence of peripheral neurons through overexpression of the p21 protein, which would explain the neuropathy associated with this treatment.Read more
Genetic Variant Associated With Severe COVID-19 Is Inherited From NeanderthalsNews
A new study published in Nature suggests that a segment of DNA that has been linked to an increased risk of developing severe COVID-19 is inherited from Neanderthal ancestors.Read more
Sleep Apnea Risk Varies Between Two Types of EpilepsyNews
People with generalized epilepsy who have seizures arising from both sides of the brain simultaneously, have a higher risk of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) compared to patients who have focal epilepsy where seizures emanate from one area of the brain, according to a Rutgers study.
Artificial Neural Network Investigates How Decision Making Is Altered in SchizophreniaNews
Scientists have built a computer 'brain circuit', or artificial neural network, that mirrors human decision-making processes and sheds light on how circuits might be altered in psychiatric diseases, a new study published today in eLife reports.
Pushing the Envelope: Subcellular and High-Throughput Cell ImagingArticle
As microscopes have improved, so too has their resolution and their ability to image cellular substructure, even down to the single-molecule level. Researchers can now investigate the carefully orchestrated trafficking and interaction of organelles, cargo, and biomolecules that sustain cellular life.Read more
The Route to Compliance: How to Ensure Regulatory Compliance in GxP LaboratoriesArticle
Ensuring both data integrity and regulatory compliance are imperative when working in any GxP regulated environment. In this article, automation expert Bob McDowall explains how assessing your lab's workflows, identifying weaknesses and implementing digital solutions can streamline processes and make regulatory compliance an easier goal.Read more
Prokaryotes vs Eukaryotes: What Are the Key Differences?Article
Every living organism falls into one of two groups: eukaryotes or prokaryotes. Cellular structure determines which group an organism belongs to. In this article, we will explain in detail what prokaryotes and eukaryotes are and outline the differences between the two.
Virtual Classroom Training: Absolute Basics of HPLC & LC-MSEvent
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