News - 15 Mar 2011
Proteins are natural biomolecules applicable in research on life science, biotechnology and medicine. The team led by Professor Arne Skerra from the TUM department of bio-chemistry has extended the...
Article - 12 Sep 2017
Tattoos are becoming a more visible part of everyday life, but how much is known about the effect a tattoo might have on the body?
News - 22 Oct 2015
The colour of Vincent van Gogh's famous Sunflowers is changing over time, because of the mixture of pigments used by the Dutch master in his painting. Evidence for the process now comes from a...
News - 15 Feb 2011
Scientists have identified a complex chemical reaction responsible for the degradation of two paintings by Vincent van Gogh and other artists of the late 19th century.
This discovery is a first...
News - 18 Nov 2016
Colors are created in various ways, and pigments are the best known colors. The feathers of peacock or the blue tarantula have very bright colors, but these are not caused by pigments, rather by...
News - 30 Jun 2009
Researchers at the Helmholtz Zentrum München and the Technische Universität München are using a combination of light and ultrasound to visualize fluorescent proteins that are seated...
News - 3 Oct 2013
EPFL scientists have used powerful imaging techniques to support a study that sheds light on photosynthesis.
All plants use a form of photosynthesis to produce energy, though not all rely...
Article - 18 Jan 2005
The new Zetasizer Nano ZS from Malvern Panalytical brings the practicality of a maintenance-free system with the versatility to offer precision measurement for your laboratory's particle...
News - 10 May 2010
The future of clean green solar power may well hinge on scientists being able to unravel the mysteries of photosynthesis, the process by which green plants convert sunlight into electrochemical...
News - 12 Apr 2010
A team of MIT researchers has found a novel way to mimic the process by which plants use the power of sunlight to split water and make chemical fuel to power their growth.
In this case, the team...