FUNGI COMPLEX ACTIVE INGREDIENTS COULD HAVE POTENTIAL FOR MEDICAL APPLICATIONS

Fungi play an important role for mankind. In the soil, they decompose dead organic material, making it accessible to plants as a nutrient....

WILD TOMATO RESISTANCE TO BACTERIAL CANKER HAS IMPLICATIONS FOR COMMERCIAL TOMATO INDUSTRY

Bacterial canker of tomato is a disease that leads to wilt, cankers, and eventually death. The disease was first discovered in Grand...

 
 
 

BUILDING A BEAN THAT RESISTS LEAFHOPPERS

Leafhoppers are tiny insects. They are only about 3 millimeters long, smaller than a grain of rice. But they can cause big damage to...

DISTINCT PROCESSING OF LNCRNAS CONTRIBUTES TO NON-CONSERVED FUNCTIONS IN STEM CELLS

Long noncoding RNAs , which are longer than 200 nucleotides in length and lack protein coding potential, are pervasively transcribed...

 
 
 

BETTER PLANT EDITS BY ENHANCING DNA REPAIR

A new genome editing system enhances the efficiency of an error-free DNA repair pathway, which could help improve agronomic traits...

SOIL SCIENTISTS HELP LAW ENFORCEMENT FIND ANSWERS IN CRIME SCENES

We have seen them on TV, the crime scene investigators who sift through the minutiae such as soil to help law enforcement personnel...

 
 
 

FUNGI FOUND IN COTTON CAN DECREASE ROOT KNOT NEMATODE GALLING

Texas A&M University scientists found that a surprising number of fungi naturally associated with cultivated cotton were capable of...

RESEARCHERS DESCRIBE HOW BIOFUELS CAN ACHIEVE COST PARITY WITH PETROLEUM FUELS

Biofuels are an important part of the broader strategy to replace petroleum-based gasoline, diesel, and jet fuels that we use today....

 
 
 

STUDY ADVANCES SINGLE-CELL TRANSCRIPTOME PROFILING

With the goal of ensuring that single-cell RNA sequencing makes use of the best possible methods, an international group has benchmarked...

LEAF ECONOMIC SPECTRUM AND STRUCTURAL DEFENSES ARE COUPLED IN SPINY SPECIES

Previous studies have shown that spines are associated with resource acquisitive life‐history strategies. However, the studies included...

 
 
 

STUDY IDENTIFIES NEW TEMPERATURE SENSING MECHANISM IN PLANTS

A protein called phytochrome B, which can sense light and temperature, triggers plant growth and controls flowering time. How it does...

RESEARCHERS SOLVE STRUCTURE OF 'INVERTED' RHODOPSIN

Researchers from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, working with Spanish, French and German colleagues, have determined...

 
 
 

STUDY: THE STRENGTH OF COLLAGEN INFLUENCED BY INTERSECTIONS OF FIBERS

Collagen is the glue that holds bodies together. It can be found in skin, bones, muscles, cartilage, ligaments, hair, nails-in short,...

CELL-FREE BIOTECHNOLOGY COULD HELP ACCELERATE COVID-19 THERAPEUTICS

When it comes to fighting a fast-spreading pandemic, speed is critical.

 
 
 

FIRST SARS-COV-2 GENOMES IN AUSTRIA OPENLY AVAILABLE

The COVID-19 outbreak caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization on 12 March 2020....

A 3-D-PRINTED BRAIN COULD MAKE IT EASIER TO FIND CANCER TREATMENTS

Glioblastoma is the deadliest form of brain tumor-less than 10 percent of people who are diagnosed with it will survive more than five...

 
 
 

BIOENGINEERING BIOMIMETIC HUMAN SMALL MUSCULAR PULMONARY ARTERIES

During the progression of pulmonary hypertension, structural and functional changes in the small muscular arteries play a significant...

NEW 3-D CULTURED CELLS MIMIC THE PROGRESS OF NASH

A research team led by scientists from Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology , Japan, has successfully established 3-D cultured...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS DEVELOP NOVEL CORONA TEST

As requested by the Austrian Federal Government and the WHO, a significant increase in the capacity for coronavirus testing is essential...

POSSIBLE LIVES FOR FOOD WASTE FROM RESTAURANTS

More than a third of the food produced ends up being wasted. This situation creates environmental, ethical and financial issues, that...

 
 
 



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 ...

Keros Therapeutics Raises $96M in Upsized IPO to Fuel Clinical Tests

Keros Therapeutics Raises $96M in Upsized IPO to Fuel Clinical Tests

The financial markets may remain volatile but Keros Therapeutics managed to raise more money in its public market debut than it had initially planned. Late Tuesday the... Read more ...

Gilead Heightens Inflammatory Disease Focus With Second Genome Microbiome Deal

Gilead Heightens Inflammatory Disease Focus With Second Genome Microbiome Deal

Gilead Sciences has signed an agreement with South San Francisco biotech Second Genome to use its microbiome drug development expertise to advance the compounds it is... Read more ...

Organovo Future Unclear After Shareholders Reject Tarveda Merger

Organovo Future Unclear After Shareholders Reject Tarveda Merger

A planned merger between struggling 3-D “bioprinter” Organovo and Tarveda Therapeutics, a privately held cancer drug developer looking to join the public markets through a... Read more ...

In Battle Against COVID-19 Pandemic, Scientists Turn to PacBio Sequencing

In Battle Against COVID-19 Pandemic, Scientists Turn to PacBio Sequencing

Image by Miroslava Chrienova from Pixabay Our team is proud to announce that PacBio has been working closely with customers to help in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more ...

Roche Pays $190M to Start RNA Drug Alliance With Arrakis Therapeutics

Roche Pays $190M to Start RNA Drug Alliance With Arrakis Therapeutics

Some diseases have proven difficult to address using conventional tools of drug discovery that target disease-causing proteins. Roche is placing a $190 million bet on Arrakis... Read more ...

Inovio Begins Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Tests in Healthy Volunteers

Inovio Begins Experimental COVID-19 Vaccine Tests in Healthy Volunteers

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, one of the biotechs developing a vaccine to prevent COVID-19, has received the FDA's OK to start testing its candidate in healthy volunteers. The... Read more ...

Sage Restructuring Halves Staff, Turns Focus to Failed Depression Drug

Sage Restructuring Halves Staff, Turns Focus to Failed Depression Drug

Sage Therapeutics is cutting workers who sell its only commercialized drug in a corporate reorganization that it says allows it to focus on clinical-stage compounds, including... Read more ...

Creating Consistent Value in Biotech Without Diluting Stakeholders

Creating Consistent Value in Biotech Without Diluting Stakeholders

One of the greatest challenges for pre-commercial biotech companies is consistently generating capital necessary for operating costs and for R&D of new products that provide... Read more ...

Interactive, Online Xcelerating Life Sciences Boston Event Set for May 13

Interactive, Online Xcelerating Life Sciences Boston Event Set for May 13

In the Boston biotech hub, much progress has been made advancing digital health, but significant scientific, technological, financial, and regulatory challenges remain. Join us... Read more ...

Community Health Watch Study to Enhance the COVID-19 Pandemic Response

We're facing times that many of us could never have imagined due to COVID-19. We want to improve how health care systems respond to pandemics. Through the “Pandemic Response... Read more ...