A collaboration between the University of Liverpool and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (JHUSM) has been awarded a further £2.2M ($3M) to develop sophisticated new medicines for HIV.READ MORE
Researchers tested for nearly 100 chemicals—including phthalates, flame retardants, pesticides, antimicrobials, fragrances, formaldehyde, and chlorinated solvents. Findings could lead to healthier homes, especially for low-income groups living in subsidized housing.READ MORE
Researchers at the University of Waterloo have invented a fast, affordable way for developing communities to test their drinking water for potentially deadly E. coli.READ MORE
The MIT team, as well as some of the other research groups, developed instruments that specifically targeted these hard-to-measure organic compounds.READ MORE
A Northeastern research team has developed new technology that optimizes DNA sequencing using nanophysics and electric currents.READ MORE
A fungus known to decimate populations of gypsy moths creates “death clouds” of spores that can travel more than 40 miles to potentially infect populations of invasive moths, according to a new Cornell study.
An “islet” of two genes located in one area of the Listeria genome appears to increase the bacteria’s survival under alkaline and oxidative stress conditions.READ MORE
BYU researchers have created a miniaturized, portable spectrometer, with capabilities of its larger counterparts, which could help with a range of on-site forensic needs.READ MORE
Researchers in Japan and China believe they have found new molecular fossils of archaea using a method of analysis commonly used in forensic science.