Long-hypothesized ‘next generation wonder material’ created for first time

For over a decade, scientists have attempted to synthesize a new form of carbon called graphyne with limited success. That endeavor is now at an end, though, thanks to new research from the University...

Haptics device creates realistic virtual textures

Technology has allowed us to immerse ourselves in a world of sights and sounds from the comfort of our home, but there’s something missing: touch. Credit: Shihan Lu Technology has allowed us to immerse ourselves in...

Researchers unveil a secret of stronger metals

Forming metal into the shapes needed for various purposes can be done in many ways, including casting, machining, rolling, and forging. These processes affect the sizes and shapes of the tiny crystalline grains that...

Rapid QC Assessment of AAV Viral Vectors with Stunner

Broadcast Date: June 30, 2022Time: 8:00 am PT, 11:00 am ET, 17:00 CET REGISTER NOW Current approaches for assessing critical quality attributes (CQAs) for adeno-associated virus (AAV) characterization can be both time- and sample-consuming. The...

Fzata Winner of Mid-Atlantic Innovation Celebration, Biotechnology – PR Newswire

HALETHORPE, Md., May 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Fzata, Inc., a biotech innovator, is proud to announce that it has been named the winner of the 2022 Mid-Atlantic Innovation Celebration for Biotechnology for its oral...

Off-The-Shelf, Targeted Engineered Stem Cell Therapy for Glioblastoma Keeps Mice Alive

Glioblastomas (GBMs) are highly aggressive tumors of the brain and spinal cord that are challenging to treat because many cancer therapeutics cannot pass through the blood-brain barrier. Scientists headed by teams at Brigham and...

New DNA Repair Mechanism Holds Promise for Precision Cancer Therapies

Scientists at the University of Birmingham and the Francis Crick Institute have discovered a new way in which cancer cells repair double-stranded breaks in DNA. The findings were published in a paper titled,”H3K4 methylation by...

What Are Some Recent Trends in Biotechnology? – News Anyway

Post Views: 276Did you know that more than 52 million Medicare health visits were conducted over telehealth in 2020?Technology is becoming an effective tool for curing, identifying, and preventing health issues.If you...

Can we prevent antibiotic resistance?

Antibiotics have saved countless lives since they were introduced in the 1940s, curing infections and making procedures like chemotherapy and surgeries safer. But their effectiveness is waning. As bacteria evolve, many have become resistant...

StockWatch: Vertex Bucks Bear Market with Boston Expansion, CF Growth

Another factor in Vertex’s stock rising this week relates to its collaborations with Moderna, including partnerships to discover and develop mRNA therapies for cystic fibrosis (CF), as well as to discover and develop inhalable...