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Model Reveals How Droplets Grow Around Particles on a Surface
Model Reveals How Droplets Grow Around Particles on a Surface
News   Jan 23, 2017

A mathematical model that predicts how water condenses around tiny particles could help to improve chemical industrial processes, including the production of drug tablets, fertilizers and catalysts.

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Thermo Gets ISO 17025 Accreditation for Microbiology Site
Thermo Gets ISO 17025 Accreditation for Microbiology Site
News   Jan 23, 2017

The Thermo Fisher Scientific microbiology manufacturing facility in Wesel, Germany, recently achieved ISO 17025 accreditation, one of the most important standards for calibration and testing laboratories around the world.

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Nanoscience and Magnetic Fields Used in Biochemical Tests
Nanoscience and Magnetic Fields Used in Biochemical Tests
News   Jan 23, 2017

Cutting-edge nanoscience has been combined with a magnetic phenomenon discovered more than 170 years ago to create a method for speedy medical tests. The discovery, if commercialized, could lead to faster test results for HIV, Lyme disease, syphilis, rotavirus and other infectious conditions.

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Decoding Microbial Metabolism Explains Biofuel Yield
Decoding Microbial Metabolism Explains Biofuel Yield
News   Jan 20, 2017

To unravel how intricate waste biomass converts to biofuels, a Cornell professor studied the bacterium Clostridium acetobutylicum to decipher its metabolism. Understanding the bacterium’s sugar-processing complexities may lead to improved biofuel yields.

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New Standard Test Method to Assess Water Safety
New Standard Test Method to Assess Water Safety
News   Jan 20, 2017

Researchers investigating nutrient runoff, water quality and wastewater treatment operators can now benefit from a new American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) standard.

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New Nanomaterial and Imaging Method Discovered
New Nanomaterial and Imaging Method Discovered
News   Jan 20, 2017

A team of chemists have created an new type of nanomaterial and watched it form in real time, using a transmission electron microscope.

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First Sensor Capable of Identifying Inflammatory Bowel Disease
First Sensor Capable of Identifying Inflammatory Bowel Disease
News   Jan 19, 2017

Researchers have developed the first sensor capable of objectively identifying inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and distinguishing between its two subtypes using Raman spectroscopy

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New Way to Identify the State and Fate of Individual Stem Cells Discovered
New Way to Identify the State and Fate of Individual Stem Cells Discovered
News   Jan 19, 2017

Scientists funded by the National Institutes of Health have developed a new way to identify the state and fate of individual stem cells earlier than previously possible

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Domainex Improves Fragment Based Drug Discovery Services
Domainex Improves Fragment Based Drug Discovery Services
News   Jan 18, 2017

Addition of Monolith NT from NanoTemper Technologies Ltd. enables Domainex to offer a unique protein production, characterisation, and fragment screening service.

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Smartphone Microscope Developed
Smartphone Microscope Developed
News   Jan 18, 2017

The microscope can image and analyze DNA sequences and genetic mutations without having to first extract DNA from samples, making use in remote locations possible.

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