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Changing membrane pore size by oxidation and reduction (Image Credit: University of Twente)
By BioNews On Saturday, November 1st, 2014
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Dutch Researchers Develop Smart Membranes

The pore size of the smart membranes can be adjusted from the outside: this is very attractive in applications like Continue reading “Dutch Researchers Develop Smart Membranes” »  More...

Visualisation of the spreading of messages on Twitter (retweets network in green) on the followers network (grey). The nodes represent users and their size is proportional to the number of followers that they have. Red indicates users who have written original tweets and yellow indicates users who have retweeted them. / Image adapted by A.J. Morales, R.M. Benito et al. - Social Networks
By BioNews On Saturday, November 1st, 2014
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Research Says Tweet Much to Gain Popularity is not a Good Strategy

The imbalanced structure of Twitter, where some users have many followers and the large majority barely has several dozen Continue reading “Research Says Tweet Much to Gain Popularity is not a Good Strategy” More...

Dr. Per-Ola Sundin (Image Credit: Orebro Universitet)
By BioNews On Saturday, November 1st, 2014
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Researchers say Kidney Failure Later in Life can be Predicted in Teenagers

Kidney failure later in life can be predicted based on measurements taken in adolescence, according to a study by Swedish Continue reading “Researchers say Kidney Failure Later in Life can be Predicted in More...

Professor Sir David Payne, Professor Tjin Swee Chuan and Professor Nikolay Zheludev. Image Credit: NTU, SIngapore
By BioNews On Saturday, November 1st, 2014
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Singapore to Invest $100 million in Photonics Research Institute

The next generation of ultra-fast Internet or ground-breaking electronic circuits, powered by light instead of Continue reading “Singapore to Invest $100 million in Photonics Research Institute” »  More...

Targeting the DNA Repair Pathway in Ewing Sarcoma, Image credit: Cell Reports
By BioNews On Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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Researchers found a promising breast cancer drug to work in combination therapy for Ewing sarcoma

Ewing sarcoma tumors disappeared and did not return in more than 70 percent of mice treated with combination Continue reading “Researchers found a promising breast cancer drug to work in combination therapy More...

Microscopic view of a representative bioengineered vein graft with peripheral whole blood. Image Credit: ebiomedicine/sciencedirect
By BioNews On Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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Researchers from Sweden Grow a Blood Vessel in a Week

The technology for creating new tissues from stem cells has taken a giant leap forward. Three tablespoons of blood are all Continue reading “Researchers from Sweden Grow a Blood Vessel in a Week” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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A tool to track origin of blood cells, cancers

In a bid to track the origin of diseases such as cancer, researchers have developed a system that generates a unique barcode in the DNA of all blood stem cells Continue reading “A tool to track origin of More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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Extracting bone-making cells from human fat gets easier

Targeting gene expression, researchers have developed a method for extracting a wide variety of potential Continue reading “Extracting bone-making cells from human fat gets easier” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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Apple’s latest iPhone to retail in India from Oct 17

The latest model of the Apple mobile phone, the iPhone 6, will hit the Indian markets Oct 17 with a price range of Rs.53,500 to Rs.80,500 Continue reading “Apple’s latest iPhone to retail in India from More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 6th, 2014
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App that helps you unplug without missing urgent matters

A new app is here to not only help identify your bad habits Continue reading “App that helps you unplug without missing urgent matters” »  More...