AFTER 100 YEARS, CORNELL UNIVERSITY PLANT PATHOLOGISTS REVISIT FIRE BLIGHT HYPOTHESIS

Historically credited as being the first bacterium ever characterized as a plant pathogen, fire blight is a bacterial disease that...

RESEARCHERS DEVELOP CUSTOMIZED TARGETING OF BACTERIA USING LYSINS

Researchers from the Antimicrobial Resistance Interdisciplinary Research Group at Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology...

 
 
 

TOMATO'S WILD ANCESTOR IS A GENOMIC RESERVOIR FOR PLANT BREEDERS

Thousands of years ago, people in South America began domesticating Solanum pimpinellifolium, a weedy plant with small, intensely flavored...

CRISPR TAGGING IMPROVES ACCURACY OF MODEL CELLS GROWN FROM STEM CELLS

A team of biomedical engineers at Duke University has created a new way to turn stem cells into a desired cell type by mastering the...

 
 
 

GENOMICS, GENE-EDITING AND THE BLUE REVOLUTION

Aquaculture-the farming of fish and shellfish, is the world's fastest growing primary industry. It provides a healthy source of protein,...

TWEAKING CAROTENOID GENES HELPS TOMATOES BRING THEIR A-GAME

Cooked, fresh, sun-dried, or juiced, whichever way you prefer them, tomatoes are arguably one of the most versatile fruits on the planet-and...

 
 
 

PEEKING INTO THE PODS OF BLACK SOYBEANS

Nagoya University scientists have furthered understanding of how plants make a common pigment that might have medicinal applications....

MOLTING KRILL PROVIDE A HIGHWAY FOR OCEAN CARBON STORAGE

This study provides the first estimate of how much carbon large swarms of Antarctic krill can draw down and store through the molting...

 
 
 

NEW CYBERATTACK CAN TRICK SCIENTISTS INTO MAKING TOXINS OR VIRUSES

An end-to-end cyber-biological attack, in which unwitting biologists may be tricked into generating dangerous toxins in their labs,...

NEW METHOD IDENTIFIES ADAPTIVE MUTATIONS IN COMPLEX EVOLVING POPULATIONS

A research team co-led by a scientist at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology has developed a method to study how HIV...

 
 
 

NEW DNA SCANNING METHOD COULD LEAD TO QUICKER DIAGNOSIS OF CANCER AND RARE DISEASE

Understanding the sequence of human DNA gives scientists information about diseases, including potentially how to diagnose or treat...

DEVELOPING AN AI SOLUTION TO 50-YEAR-OLD PROTEIN CHALLENGE

In a major scientific advance, the latest version of DeepMind's AI system AlphaFold has been recognized as a solution to the 50-year-old...

 
 
 

CUSTOMIZED PROGRAMMING OF HUMAN STEM CELLS

Induced pluripotent stem cells have the potential to convert into a wide variety of cell types and tissues for drug testing and cell...

BIOLOGISTS SUMMARIZE 520 STUDIES AND REPORT THE BEST WAY TO FERTILIZE SOIL

A team of biologists from RUDN University working together with foreign colleagues have summarized the results of 520 studies on the...

 
 
 

MOLECULE THAT PROMOTES MUSCLE HEALTH WHEN MAGNETISED

As people age, they progressively lose muscle mass and strength, and this can lead to frailty and other age-related diseases. As the...

NEW MODIFIED WHEAT COULD HELP TACKLE GLOBAL FOOD SHORTAGE

Researchers at the University of York have created a new modified wheat variety that increases grain production by up to 12%.

 
 
 

NOVEL HAPLOTYPE-LED APPROACH TO INCREASE THE PRECISION OF WHEAT BREEDING

Wheat researchers at the John Innes Centre are pioneering a new technique that promises to improve gene discovery for the globally...

NEW DISCOVERY ALLOWS EARLY DETECTION OF SHADE AVOIDANCE SYNDROME IN PLANTS

Researchers from the Disruptive & Sustainable Technologies for Agricultural Precision Interdisciplinary Research Group of Singapore-MIT...

 
 
 

LANDMARK STUDY GENERATES FIRST GENOMIC ATLAS FOR GLOBAL WHEAT IMPROVEMENT

In a landmark discovery for global wheat production, a University of Saskatchewan-led international team has sequenced the genomes...

NEW WHEAT AND BARLEY GENOMES WILL HELP FEED THE WORLD

An international research collaboration, including scientists from the University of Adelaide's Waite Research Institute, has unlocked...

 
 
 



World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

World Biotechnology Congress 2019

Hilaris Conferences is going to host its premier World Biotechnology Congress 2019 during October 01-02, 2019, Valencia, Spain. Biotechnology 2019 Congress aim to create a... Read more ...

2nd International Conference on Tissue Science and Regenerative Medicine

This conference is designed for experts in academia and industries working in the tissue science and regenerative field, this conference will examine cutting-edge research in... Read more ...

WFH Series: Elisha Fielding

WFH Series: Elisha Fielding

Up next in our work from home series is Elisha Fielding, Ph.D., Senior Scientist, Biochemist at GreenLight. Elisha shares her work from home hacks and how she stays connected... Read more ...

Virus-Like Probes Could Help Make Rapid COVID-19 Testing More Accurate, Reliable

Virus-Like Probes Could Help Make Rapid COVID-19 Testing More Accurate, Reliable

Nanoengineers at UC San Diego have developed new and improved probes, known as positive controls, that could make it easier to validate rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests... Read more ...

Qualigen Therapeutics Completes Recertification of Existing AS1411 Drug...

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - Qualigen Therapeutics, Inc. announces that it has completed the recertification of its supply of AS1411, and has begun final... Read more ...

Merck opts in for Dragonfly's TriNKET cancer immunotherapy program

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Ovid flunks Angelman phase 3, leaving field wide open for rivals

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Chinese biotech Zai Lab nabs Roche cancer veteran as new R&D exec, drug hunter

Chinese biotech Zai Lab nabs Roche cancer veteran as new R&D exec, drug hunter badams Wed, 12/02/2020 - 03:45 Read more ...

The generation of metabolic changes for the production of high-purity...

Zeaxanthin, a major xanthophyll pigment, has a significant role as a retinal pigment and antioxidant. Because zeaxanthin helps to prevent age-related macular degeneration, its... Read more ...

Possible Mechanisms of Axonal Transport Disturbances in Mouse Spinal...

The data obtained by transcriptome analysis of lumbar spinal cord segments, sciatic nerve, and the respiratory diaphragm of the mice performed after a space flight on board... Read more ...

Moose genomes reveal past glacial demography and the origin of modern lineages

Abstract Background Numerous megafauna species from northern latitudes went extinct during the Pleistocene/Holocene transition as a result of climate-induced habitat changes... Read more ...

Detection of CRISPR-mediated genome modifications through altered...

Abstract Background The development and application of CRISPR technologies for the modification of the genome are rapidly expanding. Advances in the field describe new CRISPR... Read more ...