Plant Power Disables MRSA Bacteria

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Flavone-rich extract 430D-F5 from the Brazillian peppertree disarms bacteria by quorum quenching.

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Sustainable Catalysis With Iron Salts

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Researchers have developed a catalytic method that uses iron, one of the cheapest, most abundant metals on Earth.

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Seven days in science - 17 Feb 2017

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Test your knowledge of what's been happening in the scientific world over the past seven days.

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Leaf-Inspired Photomicroreactor Could Power A Step Change In The Chemical Industry

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We talk to Dr. Tim Noel about work and inspiration behind his group's latest design, a photomicroreactor.

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Chemists Tie Tightest Knot Ever!

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Scientists at The University of Manchester have produced the most tightly knotted physical structure ever known – a scientific achievement which has the potential to create a new generation of advanced materials.

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Nanometric Tracks Can Direct Nerve Growth

Nanometric Tracks Can Direct Nerve Growth

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Nanoprinting patterns onto nanofibers direct neuron growth.

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New Material Could Reduce Signal Losses in Photonic Devices
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Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a material that could reduce signal losses in photonic devices.

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A Single High-Fat Meal Can Damage Your Metabolism
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Acute dietary fat intake initiates alterations in energy metabolism and insulin resistance.

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Unlocking the Genetic Secrets of Legendary Bulls
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The genes of 50 top bulls have been sequenced in an effort to understand how genes from temperate cattle have influenced important production traits in the modern Brahman breed.

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