Biotecnología

Biotecnología

La empresa biotecnológica Keclon recibe un aporte de capital de USD 7 millones para potenciar el desarrollo de enzimas
23/10/2020 - Rosario, Santa Fe, octubre de 2020.- Keclon, empresa biotecnológica fundada por investigadores del Conicet, dio inicio a la construcción y montaje de su planta industrial ubicada en San Lorenzo,...
Nestlé and Unilever reveal shift in appetites towards trusted brands
23/10/2020 - Nestlàâs nine-month sales for 2020 and Unileverâs third-quarter trading statement illustrate the revitalised consumer demand for staples and comfort foods, once feared to have fallen out of...
Individuals may legitimize hacking when angry with system or authority
23/10/2020 - New research has found that when individuals feel that a system or authority is unresponsive to their demands, they are more likely to legitimize hacker activity at an organization's expense.
UC San Diego Commits $2.5M to the Black Studies Project
23/10/2020 - The Black Studies Project at UC San Diego, which will receive $500,000 a year for five years, provides faculty and students opportunities to examine, study and contribute to topics that have taken...
Grafting with epigenetically-modified rootstock yields surprise
23/10/2020 - Novel grafted plants -- consisting of rootstock epigenetically modified to 'believe' it has been under stress -- joined to an unmodified scion, or above-ground shoot, give rise to progeny...
Fava bean innovation opens new avenue for plant-based product development: ‘We are thrilled to imagine where this will lead us’
23/10/2020 - Verso Food has secured a patent covering its fava bean processing technology for plant-based foods and meat analogues. FoodNavigator hears from the company's CEO Tomi Jàrvenpàà about the product...
Increasing sleep time after trauma could ease ill effects
23/10/2020 - Increasing the amount of time spent asleep immediately after a traumatic experience may ease any negative consequences, suggests a new study conducted by researchers. The study helps build a case for...
Magnetic field and hydrogels could be used to grow new cartilage
23/10/2020 - Instead of using synthetic materials, a new study shows magnets could be used to arrange cells to grow new tissues.
San Diego research community: ICE proposal threatens scientific progress
23/10/2020 - Next week, the Department of Homeland Security will review the contents of a proposal, ICEB-2019-0006, issued by the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Bureau (ICE), that seeks to limit the stay...
New tool can diagnose strokes with a smartphone
23/10/2020 - A new tool could diagnose a stroke based on abnormalities in a patient's speech ability and facial muscular movements, and with the accuracy of an emergency room physician -- all within minutes...
ABEC Delivers Process Systems to Ology Bio
23/10/2020 - Supports production of critical vaccines and therapeutics for COVID-19.
Cicada-inspired waterproof surfaces closer to reality
23/10/2020 - A multidisciplinary group that studies the physical and chemical properties of insect wings has demonstrated the ability to reproduce the nanostructures that help cicada wings repel water and prevent...
Researchers identify how night-shift work causes internal clock confusion
23/10/2020 - Night-shift workers face an increased risk of obesity and diabetes, but the underlying reason for that has been a mystery. Now, researchers have found a potential cause for metabolic changes during...
LaunchWorks CDMO Approved for Viral Transport Media
23/10/2020 - Added to FDA list of approved vendors for validating and distributing VTM in accordance with COVID-19 EUA Transport Media Policy.
Future VR could employ new ultrahigh-res display
23/10/2020 - Repurposed solar panel research could be the foundation for a new ultrahigh-resolution microdisplay. The OLED display would feature brighter images with purer colors and more than 10,000 pixels per...
Reviewing multiferroics for future, low-energy data storage
23/10/2020 - Big data and exponential demands for computations are driving an unsustainable rise in global ICT energy use. A new study reviews the use of the 'multiferroic' material bismuth-ferrite,...
Moderna Completes Enrollment in Phase III COVID-19 Vax Study
23/10/2020 - COVE study designed in collaboration with the FDA and NIH to evaluate Americans at the highest risk of severe COVID-19 disease in 30,000 participants.
Tackling alarming decline in nature requires 'safety net' of multiple, ambitious goals
23/10/2020 - A 'safety net' made up of multiple ambitious and interlinked goals is needed to tackle nature's alarming decline, according to an international team of researchers analyzing the new...
Are bushmeat hunters aware of zoonotic disease? Yes, but that's not the issue
23/10/2020 - A recent article outlines how researchers with the measured the attitudes, practices and zoonoses awareness among community members associated with the bushmeat trade in northern Uganda.
Elsevier, Novartis Collaborate on Risk Assessment Prediction Tool
23/10/2020 - To develop a safety margin risk assessment prediction tool, largely using PharmaPendium data.
Ancient Maya built sophisticated water filters
23/10/2020 - Ancient Maya in the once-bustling city of Tikal built sophisticated water filters using natural materials they imported from miles away, according to new research. A multidisciplinary team of...