Magnetic Field Helps To Grow "Greener" Lab-Based Meat
Scientists have found a novel way of growing cell-based meat by zapping animal cells with a magnet.
Immune System's "Off Button" Exposed
Researchers have underpinned the molecular mechanism behind the immune system's "off switch", contributing to global efforts to design immune-boosting treatments.
New Nonstick Surfaces Created From Modified Silk Proteins
Researchers have developed a method to make silk-based materials that refuse to stick to water, or almost anything else containing water.
A Human’s BMI Impacts How Their Body Changes Soil Microbiome After Death and Decomposition
According to a study, the BMI of a human body after death and decomposition impacts the microbial diversity of soil.
Mutation Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease Is Also Associated With COVID Mortality
It may be the most baffling quirk of COVID: What manifests as minor, flu-like symptoms in some individuals spirals into severe disease, disability, or even death in others. A new paper published in Nature may explain the genetic underpinnings of this dichotomy.
Evolutionary Steps Algae Took To Make Brown Pigments Uncovered
Biologists have unveiled new insights into the evolutionary steps brown algae took to make their novel pigments.
New Method Improves the Study of Cellular Recycling Centers
A new method has been developed that allows scientists to determine all the molecules present in the lysosomes of any cell in mice.
New Type of Pushup Fuels Metabolism for Hours, Even While Sitting
Correctly activating the soleus muscle in the calf in a "soleus pushup" effectively elevates muscle metabolism for hours, improving the metabolic health of the whole body.
Gene Behind “Mysterious” Soil Virus Seen for the First Time
Soil viruses contain genes with metabolic function, but their exact role in critical soil processes has remained a mystery until now.
Topical Gel Fights Inflammation To Treat Gum Disease in Mice
A topical gel has been developed that simultaneously suppresses inflammation and changes the makeup of bacteria in the mouth by blocking the succinate receptor, helping treat gum disease.