The Monster Lurking Beneath Our Feet
Increasing pressures of a growing population and changing toilet and kitchen habits are taking their toll on our sewer system. Currently it is estimated that drain clearance costs the UK £80 million a year. Now a supersized fatberg, estimated to be a record breaking 750 meters long, is being removed from under Central London and scientists are getting stuck in to reveal just what is clogging up our drains.
How Europe Monitors Pesticide Residues In Food
Crops that have been treated with pesticides may contain chemical residues. To ensure that pesticides are used correctly and their residues do not pose a risk to consumers, legal limits are set in EU legislation. This infographic describes how pesticide residues are monitored in Europe.
FDA Drug Approval Process
This infographic, created by the US Food and Drug Administration, outlines the regulatory steps involved when developing a drug, from initial development of the compound through to its approval.
The Immune System and Cancer
Our immune system plays a vital role in protecting us from illness and infection by fighting off invaders to our body… but when our own cells are the source of the problem, as in cancer, what then?
Therapeutic Antibodies: Engineering and Production
Antibodies are a rapidly growing, clinically successful type of biopharmaceutical, with more than 60 antibody-based drugs currently approved for use and marketed. This infographic highlights the different types of approved antibody drugs and gives an overview of antibody engineering and production.
The New Era of Multiomics
This infographic explores how multiomics approaches work, gives examples of multiomics in action, and shows how using multiomics can benefit your research.
The Dangerous Chemicals Found in Fast Food and Restaurants
Phthalates belong to a class of chemicals generally found in plastics. A new study suggests that food is a significant and underappreciated source of human exposure to these chemicals.
Neurotransmission Vs Neuromodulation
This infographic details The classic neurotransmitters and neuromodulators of the brain, their molecular structures and their roles in brain cell communication.
Targeted and Untargeted Food Screening
This infographic looks at food and beverage screening and how analysis, right from the raw ingredients, through processing to the final product, can identify things that you may or may not be expecting to find.
Cloud-Based Informatics: A Revolution for Research
Modern-day research produces a vast amount of information. The cloud provides a solution for those drowning in this data deluge, and this infographic reviews how cloud-based solutions work and how they can benefit your research.