PLANT ORGAN GROWTH IS NOT SO DIFFERENT FROM ANIMALS

For a long time, researchers assumed that cell death occurs mainly during animal organ growth, but not in plant organs. A research...

HOW DO SEA STARS MOVE WITHOUT A BRAIN? THE ANSWER COULD IMPACT ROBOTICS AND MORE

Have you ever seen a sea star move? To many of us, sea star seem motionless, like a rock on the ocean's floor, but in actuality, they...

 
 
 

NANOPORE SEQUENCING OF AFRICAN SWINE FEVER VIRUS

African swine fever is one of the most pathogenic viral diseases in pigs caused by African swine fever virus. The fatality rate is...

PHYSICISTS DESIGN 'SUPER-HUMAN' RED BLOOD CELLS TO DELIVER DRUGS TO SPECIFIC TARGETS WITHIN THE BODY

A team of physicists from McMaster University has developed a process to modify red blood cells so they can be used to distribute drugs...

 
 
 

ORGANS-ON-CHIPS CENTRE OPENS IN UK FOR ADVANCEMENTS IN MEDICAL RESEARCH AND DRUG DEVELOPMENT

A new research centre which aims to revolutionise medical research and drug development using microengineered Organs-on-Chips has opened...

SCIENTISTS UNCOVER HOW AN EXPLOSION OF NEW GENES EXPLAIN THE ORIGIN OF LAND PLANTS

The new study, led by scientists from the universities of Bristol and Essex and published today in Current Biology, challenge the established...

 
 
 

CROP RESIDUES ARE A POTENTIAL SOURCE OF BENEFICIAL MICROORGANISMS AND BIOCONTROL AGENTS

While studies of the microbiomes (which comprises all the microorganisms, mainly bacteria and fungi) of the phyllosphere and the rhizosphere...

NEW SOFTWARE TO BETTER UNDERSTAND CONVERSATIONS BETWEEN CELLS

One of the most fascinating and important properties of living cells is their capacity for self-organization. By talking to each other,...

 
 
 

THE MYSTERIOUS, LEGENDARY GIANT SQUID'S GENOME IS REVEALED

How did the monstrous giant squid-reaching school-bus size, with eyes as big as dinner plates and tentacles that can snatch prey 10...

JUMPING GENES THREATEN EGG CELL QUALITY

A woman's supply of eggs is finite, so it is crucial that the quality of their genetic material is ensured. New work from Carnegie's...

 
 
 

NITROGEN-FIXING GENES COULD HELP GROW MORE FOOD USING FEWER RESOURCES

Scientists have transferred a collection of genes into plant-colonizing bacteria that let them draw nitrogen from the air and turn...

BIOLOGISTS MAKE LIVING SPERM GLOW

How do female insects manage to keep sperm fresh for months after mating? This has been a central question for the sperm biologists...

 
 
 

NEWLY DISCOVERED GENETIC ELEMENT ADJUSTS COAT COLOR IN DOGS

Why are Irish Setters so red? Geneticists at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine now have an answer for why some dogs have more...

SCIENTISTS HOPE TO DEFEAT INFECTIONS AFTER DISCOVERING BACTERIAL ESPIONAGE

University of Tartu scientists hope to create a solution for chronic infections that do not respond to antibiotic treatment, after...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS DEVELOP TOOL TO IDENTIFY MOLECULAR RECEPTORS IN WORMS

Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute have developed a tool to identify molecular receptors in worms that are involved in...

IS THAT PLANT HEALTHY? USING THE WAXY SURFACE OF LEAVES TO MONITOR THEIR HEALTH

We can't easily monitor the health of plants, by the time we see that they're sick it's usually too late to save that. That's an issue...

 
 
 

MICROORGANISMS FED WITH TOXIC GAS TO PRODUCE BIOFUEL

Today, various processes are used to convert organic waste into biogas. By combining two different processes, it is possible to obtain...

RESEARCHERS DISCOVER NEW STRATEGY IN THE FIGHT AGAINST ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

Bioscience engineers from KU Leuven in Belgium have developed a new antibacterial strategy that weakens bacteria by preventing them...

 
 
 

CUSTOM-BUILT MOLECULES ENABLE EDITING OF GENES PREVIOUSLY OBSCURED BY DNA'S INNATELY PROTECTIVE STRUCTURE

Protein editorial assistants are clearing the way for cut-and-paste DNA editors, like CRISPR, to access previously inaccessible genes...

LIFE'S CLOCKWORK: SCIENTIST SHOWS HOW MOLECULAR ENGINES KEEP US TICKING

In the popular book The Demon in the Machine, physicist Paul Davies argues that what's missing in the definition of life is how biological...

 
 
 



World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

Interfacial molecular interactions of cellobiohydrolase Cel7A and its...

Molecular-scale mechanisms of the enzymatic breakdown of cellulosic biomass into fermentable sugars are still poorly understood, with a need for independent measurements of... Read more ...

Brassinosteroid overproduction improves lignocellulose quantity and quality...

As a leading biomass feedstock, poplar plants provide enormous lignocellulose resource convertible for biofuels and bio-chemicals. However, lignocellulose recalcitrance... Read more ...

US biofuel production and policy: implications for land use changes in...

It has been argued that the US biofuel policy is responsible for the land use changes in Malaysia and Indonesia. In this paper, following a short literature review that... Read more ...

Programmable nests for cells

Using DNA, smallest silica particles, and carbon nanotubes, researchers developed novel programmable materials. These nanocomposites can be tailored to various applications and... Read more ...

AveXis Inc.: Research Associate III

AveXis Inc.: OverviewReady to join a team committed to developing and commercializing gene therapies for patients and families devastated by rare neurological gene San Diego... Read more ...

Mirati Therapeutics: Student Assistant

Mirati Therapeutics: Mirati Therapeutics is a targeted oncology company developing an advanced pipeline of breakthrough medicines for precisely defined patient populations San... Read more ...

Inhibition of lignification of Zizania latifolia with radio frequency...

Zizania latifolia is easily lignified after harvesting, leading to the degradation of food quality and commercial value. Thus, this study evaluated the effect of radio... Read more ...

Performance difference of graph-based and alignment-based hybrid error...

The error-prone third-generation sequencing long reads can be corrected by the high-quality second-generation sequencing short reads, which is referred to as hybrid error... Read more ...

CHROMATIX: computing the functional landscape of many-body chromatin...

Chromatin interactions are important for gene regulation and cellular specialization. Emerging evidence suggests many-body spatial interactions play important roles in... Read more ...

Bachem: Validation Engineer II, QA

Bachem: Your Responsibilities The Validation Engineer II fulfills a critical role in GMP operations. This individual must plan and execute validation studies, Vista, CA, US ... Read more ...