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December 8, 2020

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Scientists Discover How COVID-19 Virus Causes Multiple Organ Failure in Mice

Researchers have created a version of COVID-19 in mice that shows how the disease damages organs other than the lungs. Using their model, the ...

Paper-Based Electrochemical Sensor Can Detect COVID-19 in Less Than Five Minutes

Researchers have developed a rapid, ultrasensitive test using a paper-based electrochemical sensor that can detect the presence of the virus in less ...

Synthetic Llama Antibodies Rescue Doomed Proteins Inside Cells

Researchers created a new technology using synthetic llama antibodies to protect endangered proteins inside cells. The technology could treat dozens of ...

Development of New Stem Cell Type May Lead to Advances in Regenerative Medicine

A team has derived a new 'intermediate' embryonic stem cell type from multiple species that can contribute to chimeras and create precursors to sperm ...
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Findings About Cilia on Cells of the Vessel Wall May Be Relevant for Diabetes Treatment

A new study shows that primary cilia, hair-like protrusions on endothelial cells inside vessels, play an important role in the blood supply and delivery of glucose to the insulin-producing beta cells ...

Bacteria in Iron-Deficient Environments Process Carbon Sources Selectively

Looking at a group of bacteria from soil, researchers discovered that these organisms overcome limitation in their carbon processing machinery by rerouting their metabolic pathways to favor producing ...

New DNA Modification 'Signature' Discovered in Zebrafish

Researchers have revealed a previously unknown DNA modification in zebrafish - one of human's distant evolutionary ...

Advancing Gene Editing With New CRISPR/Cas9 Variant

Researchers report the ability to improve safety and efficacy using a CRISPR-Cas9 variant known as ...

3D Protein Modeling Suggests Why COVID-19 Infects Some Animals, but Not Others

Some animals are more susceptible to COVID-19 infection than others, and new research suggests this may be due to distinctive structural features of a protein found on the surface of animal ...

What Makes Certain Groups More Vulnerable to COVID-19?

What makes the elderly and people with underlying conditions more vulnerable to COVID-19? According to a new study, clues can be found in the proteins involved in initiating infection, as the virus ...

The Helix of Life: New Study Shows How 'Our' RNA Stably Binds to Artificial Nucleic Acids

Xeno nucleic acids are essential for the development of nucleic acid-based drugs. To be effective, they need to be able to stably bind to natural RNA (a cellular single-stranded version of the DNA, ...

Understanding Bacteria's Metabolism Could Improve Biofuel Production

A new study reveals how bacteria control the chemicals produced from consuming 'food.' The insight could lead to organisms that are more efficient at converting plants into ...

Researchers have discovered a brain molecule that functions as a 'thermometer' for the presence of others in an animal's environment. Zebrafish 'feel' the presence of others ...

Visualization Reveals How a Protein 'Hunkers Down' to Conserve Energy

A visualization made from nearly 100,000 electron microscope images has revealed the ingenious way a protein involved in muscle activity shuts itself down to conserve energy. The protein is called ...

Cell Membranes in Super Resolution

For the first time ever, expansion microscopy allows the imaging of even the finest details of cell membranes. This offers new insights into bacterial and viral infection ...

Molecular 'Barcode' Helps Decide Which Sperm Will Reach an Egg

A protein called CatSper1 may act as a molecular 'barcode' that helps determine which sperm cells will make it to an egg and which are eliminated along the ...

CRISPR Tagging Improves Accuracy of Model Cells Grown from Stem Cells

CRISPR tags are being used to identify all of the transcription factors necessary to turn a pluripotent stem cell into a suitable adult cell for research, and possible future cell therapies. An ...

Scientists Discover Role of Protein in Detecting the Common Cold Virus

The role of a protein in detecting the common cold virus and kickstarting an immune response to fight infection has been uncovered by a team of ...

Tweaking Carotenoid Genes Helps Tomatoes Bring Their A-Game

Researchers led by the University of Tsukuba demonstrated that Target-AID gene editing technology can be used to simultaneously introduce single-base changes into multiple genes in tomatoes. Using ...

Chemical Memory in Plants Affects Chances of Offspring Survival

Researchers have uncovered the mechanism that allows plants to pass on their 'memories' to offspring, which results in growth and developmental ...

Plants on Aspirin

For centuries humans were using willow barks to treat a headache or an inflamed tooth. Later, the active ingredient, the plant hormone salicylic acid, was used to develop painkillers like Aspirin. ...

New Method Identifies Adaptive Mutations in Complex Evolving Populations

A scientist has developed a method to study how HIV mutates to escape the immune system in multiple individuals, which could inform HIV vaccine ...

Warbler Coloration Shaped by Evolution Via Distinct Paths

Two genes that are important for the diverse colors and patterns of warbler plumage have evolved through two very different processes, according to a new study. These evolutionary processes could ...

Getting to the Core of Nuclear Speckles

Scientists have identified the molecules that form the scaffold of nuclear speckles. The two proteins in question are SON and SRRM2, which are present in different variations throughout the entire ...

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