Genomic & Biopharma News

Study pinpoints specific areas of the brain where serotonin promotes patience
We've all been there. Whether we're stuck in traffic at the end of a long day, or eagerly anticipating the release of a new book, film or album, there are times when we need to be patient.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-28 01:46:53

Researchers study the role of viral intramembrane interactions in controlling programmed cell death
A research group from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of the University of Valencia (UV), in coordination with the National Centre for Biotechnology (CNB) of the CSIC, has studied the role of the interactions within the membrane of proteins of viral families Herpesviridae and Poxviridae in the control of programmed cell death.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-28 01:30:00

Space Biology: A Road to the Moon, Mars, and Beyond
It’s an exciting time in the field of space travel research. In 2019, SpaceX launched its Dragon spacecraft and Boeing launched its CST-100 Starliner. Both are designed to one day carry human passengers to their destination and home again. These launches represent a critical milestone towards NASA’s return to launching American astronauts to space from American soil using American commercial spacecraft.
ORB Company Blog, 2020-02-26 22:19:00

New system allows for individual supply of disinfected air in enclosed spaces for daily use
Researchers from the University of Alicante Institute of Chemical Processes Engineering have developed a procedure that allows for the individual supply of disinfected air in enclosed spaces for daily use.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-28 01:23:00

Mine ponds increase risk of mercury exposure for indigenous communities and wildlife
The proliferation of pits and ponds created in recent years by miners digging for small deposits of alluvial gold in Peru's Amazon has dramatically altered the landscape and increased the risk of mercury exposure for indigenous communities and wildlife, a new study shows.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-28 01:19:55

MARA project aims to use new DNA based nanotechnology to fight bacteria
Antibiotics are used to prevent and treat bacterial infections. They have played a major role in combating infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, pneumonia, typhoid fever, and meningitis in 20th century.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-28 01:14:19

Resveratrol shows potential as SARS-CoV-2 antiviral, study finds
A recent study reveals that resveratrol, a phenolic compound produced by spermatophytes, can inhibit the viral replication SARS-CoV-2.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-27 17:40:24

SARS-CoV-2 launches multipronged attack against host cell protein synthesis, study finds
An interesting new study throws a flood of light on how SARS-CoV-2 accomplishes its mission to infect and replicate within host cells while evading the host immune response.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-27 16:46:00

SARS-CoV-2 spike protein shows slow but stable evolution, study finds
A new preprint published in November 2020 describes the seven different clades into which the virus has diversified.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-27 15:32:49

COVID-19: Clinical Pathways to Pandemic Relief
By Graeme Gardner, Ph.D.
ORB Company Blog, 2020-03-26 19:58:16

Biogelx Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board
Biogelx today announced the creation of its Scientific Advisory Board to provide scientific review and guidance to the company regarding development.
News Medical Life Sciences, 2020-11-27 15:13:40