Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Tags Biochemistry

Tag: biochemistry

Bird and reptile tears aren’t so different from human tears

Bird and reptile tears aren't so unlike our own, shows a new study in Frontiers in Veterinary Science. But the differences could...

Common FDA-approved drug may effectively neutralize virus that causes COVID-19

TROY, N.Y. -- A common drug, already approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), may also be a powerful tool in...

Understanding the role of cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition in brain...

A new study led by researchers at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology examined how cardiorespiratory fitness and body composition...

CBD shows promise for fighting aggressive brain cancer

Bethesda, MD - Findings from a new study examining human and canine brain cancer cells suggest that cannabidiol could be a useful...

Electrospun manuka honey nanofibrous wound dressings

As instances of antibiotic resistance increase in the medical field, scientists are reexamining natural materials for their potential use in medicine. Honey has...

Missing link in coronavirus jump from bats to humans could be...

As scientists scramble to learn more about the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, two recent studies of the virus' genome reached controversial conclusions: namely, that snakes are...

Coronavirus SARS-CoV2: BESSY II data accelerate drug development

Teams around the world are working hard to develop active substances against SARS-CoV-2. The structural analysis of functional proteins of the virus...

Nanostructured rubber-like material with optimal properties could replace human tissue

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have created a new, rubber-like material with a unique set of properties, which could act...

How plants sound the alarm about danger

LA JOLLA--(March 13, 2020) Just like humans and other animals, plants have hormones. One role of plant hormones is to perceive trouble--whether...

Something in the water

Between 2015 and 2016, Brazil suffered from an epidemic outbreak of the Zika virus, whose infections occurred throughout the country states. Despite...