Monday, May 29, 2023


A gene-editing technology could help to accelerate cancer mutations

Scientists can develop new drugs to target cancer mutations.

Restoring control to a brain region can help to prevent the use of opioids

Pyramidal neurons contribute to drug seeking in opioid use disorder.

Why insects are so rare in marine environments

Animals harden their shells to protect themselves.

The potential of fungal genetics in the development of innovative biotechnologies

Fungal Biotechnology: A Historical Perspective and Future Outlook.

The positive benefits of fungi on coral have yet to be entirely understood

Fungi can help protect coral reefs from climate change.

Melbourne scientists discover an enzyme that can generate electricity from tiny amounts of hydrogen

An enzyme from soil bacteria converts air into electricity.

Mimicking biological enzymes is key to hydrogen fuel production

Paramagnetic states in a nickel-organometallic electro-catalyst for hydrogen evolution.

The newly engineered enzyme helps turn plant waste into sustainable products

An international team of researchers has engineered a new family of enzymes that could pave the way towards the conversion of plant waste into...

Working proteins make good use of frustration

Proteins- active sites of enzymes- accelerates and guide biochemical reactions make life possible. To do this, their instructions have to conflict somewhat with the...

Teaching enzyme to build new molecules

Enzymes are nature's catalysts, the keys to influencing basic biochemical reactions to take place rapidly enough to maintain life. Even if searching for more...

Researchers delivered high-resolution glimpse of enzyme structure

MIT scientists have investigated the enzyme's structure by using a technique called electron microscopy. This new discovery also unveiled the likely mechanism for how cells regulate...

Computer Model to Control Proteins at a Long Distance

Proteins are involved in every biological process. It increases the rate of virtually all the chemical reactions within cells. Because of its fundamental properties, drug...

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