GENBANK CAN BE TRUSTED, STUDY SHOWS

Scientists working to identify coral reef organisms analyzed more than 4.7 million animal DNA sequences from GenBank, the most commonly...

BIOPRINTING: LIVING CELLS IN A 3D PRINTER

A high-resolution bioprinting process has been developed: Cells can now be embedded in a 3D matrix printed with micrometer precision...

 
 
 

IMMUNE REACTION CAUSES MALARIA ORGAN DAMAGE

Immune cells can be the body's defenders and foes at the same time.

BACTERIA MUST BE 'STRESSED OUT' TO DIVIDE

Bacterial cell division is controlled by both enzymatic activity and mechanical forces, which work together to control its timing and...

 
 
 

DNA-REELING BACTERIA YIELD NEW INSIGHT ON HOW SUPERBUGS ACQUIRE DRUG-RESISTANCE

A study has revealed a protein's role in helping bacteria 'reel in' DNA from their environment to acquire new traits, such as antibiotic...

HOW THE MOUSE X AND Y CHROMOSOMES COMPETE WITH EACH OTHER TO CONTROL OFFSPRING

New research presents the first demonstration of a specific difference in sperm function associated with sex ratio skewing.

 
 
 

NEW CRISPR GENOME EDITING SYSTEM OFFERS A WIDE RANGE OF VERSATILITY IN HUMAN CELLS

A team has developed a new CRISPR genome-editing approach by combining two of the most important proteins in molecular biology - CRISPR-Cas9...

PINPOINTING BIOMOLECULES WITH NANOMETER ACCURACY

Scientists demonstrate a new approach in fluorescence microscopy that can be used to locate individual biomolecules in 3D space with...

 
 
 

LISTENING IN TO HOW PROTEINS TALK AND LEARNING THEIR LANGUAGE

A research team has created a third approach to engineering proteins that uses deep learning to distill the fundamental features of...

UNCOVERING THE PRINCIPLES BEHIND RNA FOLDING

Using high-throughput next-generation sequencing technology, a researcher found similarities in the folding tendencies among a family...

 
 
 

REAL TEXTURE FOR LAB-GROWN MEAT

Researchers have grown rabbit and cow muscles cells on edible gelatin scaffolds that mimic the texture and consistency of meat, demonstrating...

WHOLE GENOME SEQUENCING COULD HELP SAVE PUMAS FROM INBREEDING

The first complete genetic sequences of individual mountain lions point the way to better conservation strategies for saving threatened...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS QUANTIFY CAS9-CAUSED OFF-TARGET MUTAGENESIS IN MICE

Scientists are finding new ways to improve the use of the CRISPR enzyme Cas9 and reduce the chances of off-target mutations in laboratory...

STRESS IN THE POWERHOUSE OF THE CELL

Researchers discover a new principle - how cells protect themselves from mitochondrial defects.

 
 
 

PREVENTING STREPTOCOCCI INFECTIONS

Researchers have discovered an enzyme they believe could be key to preventing Group A Streptococcus infections that cause more than...

LIFESTYLE IS A THREAT TO GUT BACTERIA: ÖTZI PROVES IT, STUDY SHOWS

The evolution of dietary and hygienic habits in Western countries is associated with a decrease in the bacteria that help in digestion....

 
 
 

IN A FIRST, SCIENTISTS PINPOINT NEURAL ACTIVITY'S ROLE IN HUMAN LONGEVITY

Researchers discover that the activity of the nervous system might influence human longevity. Neural excitation linked to shorter life,...

RESEARCHERS CALL FOR RESPONSIBLE DEVELOPMENT OF SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY

Engineering biology is transforming technology and science. Researchers outline the technological advances needed to secure a safe,...

 
 
 

WHEN ADDED TO GENE THERAPY, PLANT-BASED COMPOUND MAY ENABLE FASTER, MORE EFFECTIVE TREATMENTS

Today's standard process for administering gene therapy is expensive and time-consuming - a result of the many steps required to deliver...

MALE AND FEMALE MICE HAVE DIFFERENT BRAIN CELLS

Scientists discover that a brain region known to control sex and violence contains rare cell types that differ in male versus female...

 
 
 



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 ...

SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

SeaGen to Seek FDA Nod After Breast Cancer Drug Hits Goals of Key Study

An experimental breast cancer drug from Seattle Genetics is headed for FDA review after the company reported a pivotal clinical trial met its main goals. The company has been... Read more ...

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Backed by $50M, Verseau Launches to Reprogram Immune Cells Against Cancer

Cancer therapies that harness the immune system don't work for all patients. Verseau Therapeutics aims to bring cancer immunotherapy to more people by targeting a type of... Read more ...

The secret of classic Belgian beers? Medieval super-yeasts

An international team of scientists led by Prof. Kevin Verstrepen and Prof. Steven Maere has discovered that some of the most renowned classic Belgian beers, including Gueuze... Read more ...

Edible grasshoppers can be modified for better fatty acid composition

It is possible to modify the fatty acid composition of edible grasshoppers by adding essential fatty acids in their feed, new research from the University of Eastern Finland... Read more ...

Manager, Engineering - Bachem - Vista, CA

The company provides a full range of services to the pharma and biotech industries. Handle complete project life cycle from design, planning and implementation...From Bachem... Read more ...

Bayer backs off running Casebia JV, as CRISPR Tx takes over management

Three years after Bayer and gene-editing biotech CRISPR Therapeutics joined forces to launch and run Casebia Therapeutics, the German Pharma is now handing over the full reins... Read more ...

Uncovering the principles behind RNA folding

Using high-throughput next-generation sequencing technology, a researcher found similarities in the folding tendencies among a family of RNA molecules called riboswitches... Read more ...

Listening in to how proteins talk and learning their language

A research team has created a third approach to engineering proteins that uses deep learning to distill the fundamental features of proteins directly from their amino acid... Read more ...

Pinpointing biomolecules with nanometer accuracy

Scientists demonstrate a new approach in fluorescence microscopy that can be used to locate individual biomolecules in 3D space with nanometer-scale precision. Read more ...

How the mouse X and Y chromosomes compete with each other to control offspring

New research presents the first demonstration of a specific difference in sperm function associated with sex ratio skewing. Read more ...