An Introduction to the Lateral Flow Test: Strengths, Limitations and Applications
Diagnostic testing is key in many areas including healthcare and preventative medicine, food safety and environmental monitoring. In this article, we will consider what lateral flow tests (LFTs) are, how they work and their applications.
Fast Motor Kinetics of Inner Ear Protein Essential for Hearing High-Frequency Sounds
According to a study, the fast motor kinetics of prestin, a protein found in the inner ear, is essential for hearing high-frequency sounds.
Getting to the Source of Fermented Coffee’s Fruity Aromas
Scientists report six compounds that contribute to the raspberry-like taste and aroma of fermented coffee. The work could help increase production of the drink and make it more readily available for everyone to enjoy.
How the Gut Adapts To Keep Its Microbial Residents Happy
The digestive tract of fruit flies remodels itself to accommodate beneficial microbiome species and maintain long-term stability of the gut environment, according to new research.
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.
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.
Passage of the FDA Modernization Act Enables New Era for Preclinical Testing
The 11th-hour passage of The FDA Modernization Act gave a much-needed boost to the advocates of new alternative methods (NAMs) for preclinical testing. In this article, we take a look at why NAMs are needed and what the new legislation means for pharmaceutical companies.
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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.