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RNAi Spray a Game Changer for Crop Protection
RNAi Spray a Game Changer for Crop Protection
News   Jan 16, 2017

"BioClay" could provide an environmentally sustainable alternative to chemicals and pesticides.

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New Hope for Personalized Lung Cancer Treatment
New Hope for Personalized Lung Cancer Treatment
News   Jan 16, 2017

Researchers have identified distinct tumor types within small cell lung cancer and a targeted drug combination that worked well against one of these specific tumor types.

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Testing Evolution with GM Animals
Testing Evolution with GM Animals
News   Jan 16, 2017

Researchers have created transgenic animals containing reconstructed ancient genes in order to test the evolutionary effects of genetic changes that happened deep in the past.

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Why Are Non-coding Regions Transcribed at all?
Why Are Non-coding Regions Transcribed at all?
News   Jan 16, 2017

Mysterious” non-protein-coding RNAs play important roles in gene expression.

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Academic Collaboration To Concentrate Complex Reactions Into Single Reactor
Academic Collaboration To Concentrate Complex Reactions Into Single Reactor
News   Jan 16, 2017

The aim of the collaboration is to develop technologies to enable chains of reactions to occur simultaneously, within a single reactor, much like the processes that happen continuously within the biological cell.

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Researchers Shed New Light on the Functioning of Human Gut Bacteria
Researchers Shed New Light on the Functioning of Human Gut Bacteria
News   Jan 13, 2017

Researchers shed new light on the functioning of human gut bacteria, revealing how nutrients are transported into the bacterial cell. The researchers, led by Professor Bert van den Berg and Dr. David Bolam from the Institute of Cell and Molecular Biosciences at Newcastle University and with support from collaborators at Jacobs University Bremen, report on their findings today in Nature.

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Leaf-Inspired Continuous-Flow Photochemistry
Leaf-Inspired Continuous-Flow Photochemistry
News   Jan 13, 2017

Solar-powered photomicroreactor harnesses Sun's energy for continuous flow photoredox reactions.

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Neurons Signal Spinal Cord Vascularisation
Neurons Signal Spinal Cord Vascularisation
News   Jan 13, 2017

A study in zebrafish reveals neurons play an important role in signaling blood vessel growth.

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Innovative Cancer Research Partnership Formed
Innovative Cancer Research Partnership Formed
News   Jan 13, 2017

Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian and the Life Raft Group, have announced that they have entered into a collaborative research project.

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Enhancing Bone Healing in Diabetics
Enhancing Bone Healing in Diabetics
News   Jan 13, 2017

Researchers from Stanford University have uncovered the reason why diabetes can impair bone healing, and demonstrated the potential of activating skeletal stem cells to overcome this.

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