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UCL Professor Mohan Edirisinghe completed a ‘hat trick’ of wins yesterday as he collected a 2013 Brian Mercer Feasibility award in a ceremony at the Royal Society.
The prize was awarded at the Society’s annual ‘Labs to Riches’ event, which… Read more »
When Alice Pyne starts talking about giving “crystallised virus structures” to school children, my heart skips a beat. Surely we’ve screwed up the next generation enough already without giving them the means to wage biological warfare.The virus in question, the… Read more »
Although electrocardiograms (ECGs) can help predict cardiac emergencies as much as several months before a potentially life-threatening episode, this usually requires being hooked up to an ECG machine for a period of time at a doctor’s office or hospital. A… Read more »
A bandage-like patch of polymer microneedles developed by researchers at Queen’s University Belfast in Ireland may be a painless and safe way for doctors to test for drugs and some infections in the future, thanks to work supported by the… Read more »
A team of researchers from the Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP) and the Vienna University of Technology (both in Vienna, Austria) has developed a microscopy technique that enhances three-dimensional (3D) resolution. In a simple setup, the researchers used the translation… Read more »
Whether you attend a solemn religious ceremony or an alcohol-fuelled karaoke, Christmas is a time for music. From sublime carols to seasonal pop songs, Christmas provides the perfect opportunity to unleash our inner Diva. Even if Christmas is irrelevant to… Read more »