News - 8 Sep 2014
It may look like fresh blood and flow like fresh blood, but the longer blood is stored, the less it can carry oxygen into the tiny microcapillaries of the body, says a new study from University of...
Article - 13 Feb 2020
Macromolecullar crystallography provides highest resolution information for determining 3D structures of biological macromolecules.
News - 20 Feb 2018
Be it in wood, spider silk, in tendons, the spaces between body cells, or as a natural sealant for small wounds: protein fibers are found almost universally in nature. These small protein fibers also...
News - 22 Oct 2009
A team of Harvard chemists led by X. Sunney Xie has developed a new microscopic technique for seeing, in color, molecules with undetectable fluorescence. The room-temperature technique allows...
News - 2 Sep 2008
In work that could lead to new ways of detecting and treating malaria, MIT researchers have used two advanced microscopy techniques to show in unprecedented detail how the malaria parasite attacks red...
News - 3 Feb 2015
Congratulations to Songmei Wu who has published the paper “Composite hydrogel-loaded alumina membranes for nanofluidic molecular filtration” in the Journal of Membrane Science in...
News - 17 Jun 2020
According to the British Royal Automobile and the French Automobile clubs, the first car was created in 1770 by the Frenchman Joseph Cugnot. This "Fardier" (French name for a trolley used to...
News - 23 May 2012
A research team from the Israel Institute of Technology or Technion has developed a new optical microscope capable of revealing information similar to a conventional blood test but in...
News - 13 Dec 2010
Pyrroles, which are rings containing one nitrogen and four carbon atoms, are essential components of our red hemoglobin as well as the green chlorophyll in plants. Japanese researchers led by...
News - 14 Dec 2008
A novel x-ray technique allowing the observation of molecular motion on a time scale never reached before has been developed by a team of researchers from EPFL and the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) in...