Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Highly efficient and stable double layer solar cell developed
07/04/2020 - A research team has developed a new type of solar cell that can both withstand environmental hazards and is 26.7% efficient in power conversion.
Longer lives not dependent on increased energy use
07/04/2020 - Growing consumption of energy and fossil fuels over four decades did not play a significant role in increasing life expectancy across 70 countries. New research has quantified the importance of...
Photosynthetic proteins developed for expanded solar energy conversion
07/04/2020 - A team of scientists has developed a new photosynthetic protein system enabling an enhanced and more sustainable approach to solar-powered technological devices. The initiative is part of a broader...
Concrete solutions that lower both emissions and air pollution
07/04/2020 - Some common strategies to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of concrete production could have unintended consequences for local air pollution and related health damages, according to a new study.
Electric cars better for climate in 95% of the world
07/04/2020 - Fears that electric cars could actually increase carbon emissions are unfounded in almost all parts of the world, new research shows.
What can be learned from the microbes on a turtle's shell?
07/04/2020 - Researchers have found that a unique type of algae, usually only seen on the shells of turtles, affects the surrounding microbial communities. It is hoped that these findings can be applied to...
Regular exercise benefits immunity -- even in isolation
07/04/2020 - A new analysis highlights the power of regular, daily exercise on our immune system and the importance of people continuing to work-out even in lockdown.
Wearable device lets patients with type 2 diabetes safely use affordable insulin option
07/04/2020 - Adults with type 2 diabetes requiring insulin therapy can safely achieve good blood sugar control using regular human insulin (RHI) in a wearable, patch-like insulin delivery device called V-Go®.
Fish have diverse, distinct gut microbiomes
07/04/2020 - The rich biodiversity of coral reefs even extends to microbial communities within fish, according to new research. The study reports that several important grazing fish on Caribbean coral reefs each...
Blocking the iron transport could stop tuberculosis
07/04/2020 - The bacteria that cause tuberculosis need iron to survive. Researchers have now solved the first detailed structure of the transport protein responsible for the iron supply. When the iron transport...
Plant disease primarily spreads via roadsides
07/04/2020 - A precise statistical analysis reveals that on the Åland Islands a powdery mildew fungus that is a common parasite of the ribwort plantain primarily spreads via roadsides because traffic raises the...
Gilead Requests Retraction of Orphan Designation for Remdesivir
03/04/2020 - Seeks to waive all benefits amid growing concerns the specialty status could impact pricing and availability of competitor products
Q BioMed Appoints Head of Global Regulatory Affairs
03/04/2020 - Geoff Fatzinger will lead the global regulatory approval strategy for the commercialization of FDA approved, non-opioid Strontium89.
Ritedose, Chargepoint Team Up for Bio Mfg. Project
03/04/2020 - CDMO selects ChargePoint’s AseptiSafe bio transfer solution
Cannabis helps fight resistant bacteria
03/04/2020 - Bacteria are increasingly becoming resistant to antibiotics. By combining antibiotics with the cannabis compound, cannabidiol, researchers have found a way to enhance the antibiotic effect.
A synchronization approach to sensing using many oscillators
03/04/2020 - Engineers have found a new approach of taking a measurement over an extended area. The technique is based on coupled 'chaotic oscillators,' which are highly sensitive electronic circuits...
Akers Biosciences Licenses Premas Coronavirus Vax Candidate
03/04/2020 - Aims to accelerate development timeline leveraging the D-Crypt platform
FDA COVID-19 Update
03/04/2020 - EUAs, Clinical Trial guidance updates, and Diagnostics update
Bora Strengthens Biz Dev Team to Support US Growth
03/04/2020 - Brings onboard Lonnie Barish to support business development and marketing efforts
Research breakthrough: Humans are not the first to repurpose CRISPR
03/04/2020 - We humans are far from the first to exploit the benefits of CRISPR. Groundbreaking research has helped to redefine what CRISPR is. Researchers have discovered that primitive bacterial parasites...
Molecule leads to breakthrough on how data is stored
03/04/2020 - Scientists have helped discover a molecule that could have a major impact on how data is stored and processed.