An Affordable Yeast Based Biosensor Tool To Detect Pathogens

June 30, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

An Affordable Yeast Based Global Biosensor Tool To Detect Pathogens By: Jessica Guenzel | Columbia University NEWS Columbia University researchers have developed a tool that is likely to revolutionize the way we detect and treat pathogens in everything from human health to agriculture to water. Using only common household baker’s yeast, [..]

US At Top in Biomedical Research, But China Is Growing Fast

June 18, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

US At Top in Biomedical Research, But China Is Growing Fast By: University of Michigan 18 June 2017 American scientific teams still publish significantly more biomedical research discoveries than teams from any other country, a new study shows, and the U.S. still leads the world in research and development expenditures. [..]

Utilizing Photosynthesis To Treat Damaged Hearts

June 18, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Utilizing Photosynthesis To Treat Damaged Hearts June 18, 2017 By: Stanford News In the ongoing hunt to find better treatments for heart disease, the top cause of death globally, new research from Stanford shows promising results using an unusual strategy: photosynthetic bacteria and light. Researchers found that by injecting a [..]

Optical Quantum Computing: New Leap By MIT Researchers

June 17, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Optical Quantum Computing: New Leap By MIT Researchers By: Larry Hardesty | MIT News Office June 17, 2017 Ordinarily, light particles — photons — don’t interact. If two photons collide in a vacuum, they simply pass through each other. An efficient way to make photons interact could open new prospects [..]

Programmed Bacteria With Multicolor Vision

June 4, 2017 Vijay Soni 0

Programmed Bacteria With Multicolor Vision By: Rob Matheson | MIT News Office June 5, 2017 MIT researchers have engineered bacteria with “multicolor vision” — E. coli that recognize red, green, or blue (RGB) light and, in response to each color, express different genes that perform different biological functions. To showcase [..]