News - 23 Jun 2010
A Kansas State University chemical engineer has developed and patented a chemical structure to make all-natural personal care products and purer pharmaceuticals in the laboratory....
News - 1 Jul 2014
Molybdenum oxide particles can assume the function of the endogenous enzyme sulfite oxidase, basis for new therapeutic application
Scientists at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz in Germany...
News - 26 Jul 2008
A fruitful collaboration between chemists and biologists has made it possible to identify the effects of a new class of molecules, polyoxometalates (1), primarily composed of metals and oxygen. These...
Article - 1 Jul 2010
The great promise of nanotubes as biosensing elements is the potential to develop systems where direct electron transfer between enzymes and electrodes is possible.
Article - 28 Nov 2005
Reducing drug development costs is a major issue for the pharmaceutical sector. CPI, in a collaboration with other researchers are working on an automated system for screening drug metabolism that...
Article - 25 Nov 2003
A DNA sequence that acts as a throttle to control the rate at which an enzyme moves along the DNA has been observed by researchers at UC Davis and could be used to control the speed of nanomachines....
News - 23 Feb 2012
Researchers of National Taiwan University and Johns Hopkins institution have identified the mechanism of an energy sensing “thermostat” protein, which identifies the energy storage or...
News - 20 Oct 2009
Drugs based on engineered proteins represent a new frontier for pharmaceutical makers. Even after they discover a protein that may form the basis of the next wonder drug, however, they have to...
News - 7 Apr 2014
Chemists in Syracuse University's College of Arts and Sciences have, for the first time, created enzyme-like activity using peptides that are only seven amino acids long.
News - 14 Dec 2008
As we are facing the uncertainly in supply of crude oil, as well as affluent prices, other fuel source is a happening and hot topic. An interesting option could be ethanol, now made out of plants like...