New Director for Manchester Institute of Biotechnology – Mirage News

Professor Rob Field has been appointed Director of the Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB), a world-leading centre for industry focussed biotechnology research based at The University of Manchester. Professor Field, currently a group leader...

Canada supports growing biotechnology cluster in Cape Breton – Mirage News

From: Atlantic Canada Opportunities AgencyBackgrounderGovernment of Canada supports growing biotechnology cluster in Cape BretonToday, Mike Kelloway, Member of...

Seeing greenery linked to less intense and frequent cravings

Credit: University of Plymouth Being able to see green spaces from your home is associated with reduced cravings for alcohol, cigarettes and harmful foods, new research has shown. The study, led by the University of Plymouth,...

Neutrophils Shown to Play the Key Role in Gallstone Formation

Sticky meshworks of DNA and proteins extruded by neutrophils act as the glue that binds together calcium and cholesterol crystals during gallstone formation, according to scientists in Germany who published a study (“Neutrophil Extracellular...

UN: More harmful algal bloom impacts emerge amid rising seafood demand, coastal development

UNESCO IOC delivers 1st global assessment report after 7 years’ work by 109 experts in 35 countries, creating a baseline to detect and gauge the changing distribution, frequency, and intensity of harmful — often...

New Talent and Funding for University of Delaware Biomanufacturing

With a strong legacy of science and engineering innovation, and with the, the University of Delaware (UD) is a destination for biomanufacturing, the use of biological organisms in production. Mark Blenner, PhD, is joining UD’s...

Young blood may hold the key to treating age-related diseases

In what sounds like a scene from a science fiction movie, researchers in 2005 stitched together old and young mice so they shared a circulatory system. Youthful blood seemingly rejuvenated many tissues of the...

OliX Advancing in Nucleic Acid Therapeutics

OliX says its expansion will include the construction of an RNA synthesis GMP manufacturing facility at its San Diego site, which will initially carry out oligonucleotide chemistry and analysis for investigational therapeutics to be...

Viewpoint: Concerned about biodiversity but wary of biotechnology innovation to achieve it? Your fears...

The GLP Needs Your Help It is easier than ever for advocacy groups to spread disinformation on pressing science issues, such as the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. No, vaccines are not harmful. Yes, the use of...

Compact and Automated Cell Incubation

Sponsored content brought to you by Incubation as a standardized laboratory process A laboratory’s fundamental procedure is the process of incubation, with the objective of getting bio-chemical reactions regulated. In the cell-incubation process – temperature, the atmosphere...