The Scientist Lab Talk - Episode 2
on October 20, 2020 at 1:09 pm
Baby Bottles Can Shed Millions of Microplastic Particles: Study
on October 19, 2020 at 8:49 pm
The project did not assess any implications for children's health, but the authors recommend changing up how parents use baby bottles to reduce the amount of […]
The Booming Call of De-extinction
on October 19, 2020 at 7:32 pm
Scientists seek to combine genome editing with a technique used in chicken breeding to try to bring back lost birds.
Best Practices for Environmental Detection and Monitoring of Airborne Viruses
on October 19, 2020 at 4:27 pm
Download this white paper to learn how air samplers detect airborne virus particles!
Wheat Blast Arrives in Zambia, First Time in Africa
on October 19, 2020 at 4:24 pm
Experts fear the fungal pathogen will spread to other African countries, threatening wheat production.
Genome-Wide Precision Editing
on October 19, 2020 at 3:47 pm
Download this ebook to learn about the new era of CRISPR-based genome engineering!
Breaking Down Barriers
on October 19, 2020 at 3:09 pm
Looking at the future of neurodegeneration research!
Is Your PCR Reaction Healthy?
on October 19, 2020 at 2:48 pm
In this webinar brought to you by MilliporeSigma, explore how improving nucleic acid extraction is vital for PCR robustness.
Serotonin and Dopamine Linked to Decision-Making: Study
on October 16, 2020 at 7:07 pm
In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers monitored subsecond changes in levels of the neurotransmitters in the human brain, unlocking new insight into their […]
Argentinian Field Site Devastated by Fire
on October 15, 2020 at 8:42 pm
Roughly half of the howler monkeys in the research preserve have died or remain unaccounted for. Scientists had been studying them for more than 30 years.
Lipid Droplets Are Intracellular Bacteria-Fighting Machines
on October 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm
Far from being inert fat-storage depots within cells, lipid droplets recruit immune proteins and block bacterial growth.
Nucleus Is Key to How Cells Sense Personal Space
on October 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm
In two independent studies, researchers find that the organelle is responsible for a switch that allows cells to start moving when they're squeezed.
Bio-Rad Announces the Global Launch of the CFX Opus 96 and CFX Opus 384 Real-Time PCR Systems and BR.io, Web-Based Data Management and Analysis Software
on October 15, 2020 at 3:41 pm
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc. a global leader of life science research and clinical diagnostic products announced the global launch of its CFX Opus 96 and CFX […]
Climate Change Helped Drive Homo sapiens' Cousins Extinct: Study
on October 15, 2020 at 3:00 pm
Sharp drops in global temperatures helped seal the fate of three extinct hominin species, including our close relatives, the Neanderthals, according to […]
Decoy Cells Trick SARS-CoV-2, Reduce Cytokines In Vitro
on October 14, 2020 at 9:50 pm
Genetically engineered cells that overproduce ACE2, the receptor the novel coronavirus uses to enter cells, neutralize infection in vitro and mop up […]
US Tops List of COVID-19 and All-Cause Death Rates Since May
on October 14, 2020 at 9:23 pm
The authors of a new analysis conclude that tens of thousands of lives could have been saved with a more coordinated national response to the coronavirus.
Gene Therapy Workflow from Production to Quality Control
on October 14, 2020 at 8:42 pm
Learn about some instruments used in gene therapy production.
Johnson & Johnson Pauses COVID-19 Vaccine Trials
on October 13, 2020 at 5:54 pm
The company voluntarily paused its studies, including one in Phase 3, after an unexplained illness in a patient.
Shifting Space and Time: How Harnessing Our Most Powerful Cells Is Changing Immune Medicine
on October 13, 2020 at 3:50 pm
Industry and academic leaders will describe how data from small yet powerful immune cell subsets shift conceptions about how humans mount effective immune […]
Electric and Magnetic Field Treatments Lower Mouse Blood Sugar
on October 9, 2020 at 6:30 pm
The effects seem to be mediated by a reactive oxygen species in the animals' livers.
Amid Pandemic, Scientists Lean on Credentials in Political Races
on October 9, 2020 at 6:25 pm
Numerous candidates with STEM backgrounds are running for federal seats, and record numbers are competing in local races across the country.
Candidates from STEM and Medical Fields in the National Elections
on October 9, 2020 at 6:24 pm
See who's on the ballot for House and Senate seats this year.
Scientists' Advice for Ways to Ward Off the Coronavirus
on October 9, 2020 at 5:50 pm
We asked experts for measures people can take that may help boost defenses against COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases.
COVID-19 Diagnostics: How Do Saliva Tests Compare to Swabs?
on October 9, 2020 at 4:23 pm
From hospitals and college campuses to remote villages in French Guiana, scientists have pit the two approaches against one other. See which one comes out […]
A Challenge Trial for COVID-19 Would Not Be the First of Its Kind
on October 8, 2020 at 8:19 pm
Although scientists debate the ethics of deliberately infecting volunteers with SARS-CoV-2, plenty of consenting participants have been exposed to all sorts of […]