Thursday, 3 December , 2020
Interview
The world has never been better prepared than in early 2020 in the face of epidemics of infectious diseases
The Chair of the Executive Group of the International Steering Committee for the Solidarity Clinical Trial for Covid-19 Treatments of the WHO:

The world has never been better prepared than in early 2020 in the face of epidemics of infectious diseases

About 11 horrific months have passed since the emergence of the Coronavirus in December 2019 and the announcement of a state of emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO) in ...

Novel chip-based gene expression tool analyzes RNA quickly and accurately

Novel chip-based gene expression tool analyzes RNA quickly and accurately

A University of Illinois and Mayo collaboration has demonstrated a novel gene expression analysis technique that can accurately measure levels of RNA quickly and directly from a cancerous tissue ...

Key to unlock blocked differentiation in microRNA-deficient embryonic stem cells

Key to unlock blocked differentiation in microRNA-deficient embryonic stem cells

The more than 200 different types of human cells have the same DNA but express different ensembles of genes. Each cell type was derived from embryonic stem cells, which are ...

A new way of generating ultra-short bursts of light

A new way of generating ultra-short bursts of light

Although critical for varied applications, such as cutting and welding, surgery and transmitting bits through optical fiber, lasers have some limitations -- namely, they only produce light in limited wavelength ...