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A microscopic topographic map of cellular function

In a new study, scientists from the University of Missouri have mapped how materials in cells travel. They determined the mechanisms underlying protein translocation...

Scientists created world’s first living organism with fully redesigned DNA

Scientists at Cambridge University have created the world’s first living organism that has a fully synthetic and radically altered DNA code. They have replaced the...

New production method for viruses that attack bacteria

Bacteriophages, or phages for short, are infections that can assault and specifically eliminate bacteria. They are viewed as a viable option in contrast to...

How to stop an antibiotic-resistant superbug

Scientists at the University of Colorado Boulder have recently come up with a genetic disruption strategy to efficiently stymies the evolution of antibiotic-resistant bacteria...

Chips, light and coding moves the front line in beating bacteria

Our immune system is consistently fighting against bacteria. Now, this consistent fight against bacteria has taken a new move with the announcement of a tool....

Novel Way to Synthesize a New Biofuel Product

Biofuel now is a key to greener, more environmentally sound energy, transportation and product options. Various scientists are finding ways to produce biofuel for...