For the future of our planet, we all know it is important to address the sustainability of our practices, tools and workspaces across the sectors. Science is no exception. But it’s also critical that, in carrying out scientific research in a more environmentally sustainable way, safety and quality are maintained.
Mothers’ Vaginal Microbiome Doesn't Influence Babies’ Gut Microbiome
Researchers have examined this supposed interplay between infant microbiome composition and birth mode and found that mothers’ vaginal microbiome composition does not affect the microbiome development of babies.
Sounds Emitted by Plants Are Recorded For the First Time
Global breakthrough: for the first time in the world, researchers at Tel Aviv University recorded and analyzed sounds distinctly emitted by plants.
The Eggstraordinary Mystery of Proteins in Renaissance Paintings
An interdisciplinary team of researchers propose that Italian Renaissance masters – artists such as Sandro Botticelli and Leonardo da Vinci – added protein to their oil paintings to prevent wrinkling and issues with humidity. The study is published in Nature Communications.
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.
Why Are Manual Pipettes Still So Popular?
Electronic pipettes offer several benefits, but many laboratories are still resistant to making the switch from manual options. This article discusses how equipping your team with electronic pipettes could rapidly pay for itself.
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.
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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.