Our environment is filled with a multitude of microbes, some harmful others not. However, some organisms have taken coexisting a step further and developed relationships, or symbioses, with microbial partners. Here we consider some of the successful symbiotic relationships found in nature.READ MORE
In situ RNA hybridization has been an important method in the researcher’s toolbox for decades, and it is being continually refined to increase its scope. This list highlights 8 points to consider when using in situ RNA hybridization for drug discovery.READ MORE
Biotherapeutics are highly complex molecules, needing detailed analysis to determine how they will behave in the human body. Characterization of the biotherapeutic is needed at each stage of the drug development process and there are a variety of analytical characterization techniques available. This list highlights five approaches.
Mass spectrometry is an important tool for a multitude of research disciplines, from identifying toxins in food and beverages, diagnosing bacterial infections to imaging samples at the biomolecular level. In this list we will explore some of the exciting trends within the field of mass spectrometry and the applications that are exploiting these advances to move the technique forward.READ MORE
In this list we will highlight some of the less well known but nonetheless ground breaking and important milestones in microbiology from the past seven decades.READ MORE