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Artificial Intelligence Can Reveal Your Body's ‘Real' Age

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE CAN REVEAL YOUR BODY'S ‘REAL' AGE

New artificial intelligence can determine your biological age with great precision. It can reveal whether...

Sephora's New Bold Beauty Classes Will Offer Makeup Techniques For The Trans Community

SEPHORA'S NEW BOLD BEAUTY CLASSES WILL OFFER MAKEUP TECHNIQUES FOR THE TRANS COMMUNITY

I'm about to say something that lots of people might find shocking: Makeup knows no gender boundaries. Yes, I'm serious. Regardless...

 
 
 

ARGININE METHYLATION OF TRANSLOCATED IN LIPOSARCOMA INHIBITS ITS BINDING TO LONG NONCODING RNA, ABROGATING TLS-MEDIATED REPRESSION OF CBP/P300 ACTIVITY

Translocated in liposarcoma is an RNA-binding protein and a transcription-regulatory sensor of DNA damage. TLS binds promoter-associated...

ER-RESIDENT PROTEIN 46 TRIGGERS THE MANNOSE-TRIMMING ACTIVITY OF ER DEGRADATION-ENHANCING {ALPHA}-MANNOSIDASE-LIKE PROTEIN 3

Protein folding in the cell is regulated by several quality-control mechanisms. Correct folding of glycoproteins in the endoplasmic...

 
 
 

PROFILING THE GENOME HUNDREDS OF VARIATIONS AT A TIME

Geneticists have been using model organisms ranging from the house mouse to the single-cell bakers' yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae,...

SKELETON-BASED BIO-INSPIRED HUMAN ACTIVITY PREDICTION FOR REAL-TIME HUMAN-ROBOT INTERACTION

Abstract Activity prediction is an essential task in practical human-centered robotics applications, such as security, assisted living,...

 
 
 
Diamond ‘Spin-Off' Tech Could Lead to Low-Cost Medical Imaging and Drug Discovery Tools

DIAMOND ‘SPIN-OFF' TECH COULD LEAD TO LOW-COST MEDICAL IMAGING AND DRUG DISCOVERY TOOLS

Microscopic images of diamond particles with nitrogen-vacancy defects. These samples, which exhibit a truncated octahedral shape, were...

 
 
 
Hotspur's Revenge: A Review of Three Books

HOTSPUR'S REVENGE: A REVIEW OF THREE BOOKS

• Inheritors of the Earth: How Nature is Thriving in an Age of Extinction • The Aliens Among Us: How Invasive Species Are Transforming...

 
 
 
Celsius Snags $65M to Harness Single-Cell Genomics for Drug Discovery

CELSIUS SNAGS $65M TO HARNESS SINGLE-CELL GENOMICS FOR DRUG DISCOVERY

With biotech flush with venture capital funding, it seems that every hot new area of biology research now comes with its own startup....

 
 
 
“Wrong to Toast”: Broad's Lander Sorry for Tribute to DNA Pioneer Watson

“WRONG TO TOAST”: BROAD'S LANDER SORRY FOR TRIBUTE TO DNA PIONEER WATSON

Amid backlash, renowned geneticist Eric Lander, the Broad Institute president and founding director, apologized today for his toast...

TRANSFORM-MINER: TRANSFORMING MOLECULES IN ENZYME REACTIONS

AbstractMotivationOne goal of synthetic biology is to make new enzymes to generate new products, but identifying the starting enzymes...

 
 
 

BIOTRANSFORMATION OF STEROIDS BY ENTOMOPATHOGENIC STRAINS OF ISARIA FARINOSA

Steroid compounds are very interesting substrates for biotransformation due to their high biological activity and a high number of...

BIOSYNTHESIS OF ANGELYL-COA IN SACCHAROMYCES CEREVISIAE

The angelic acid moiety represents an essential modification in many biologically active products. These products are commonly known...

 
 
 
Top 20 Foods High in Copper & Their Benefits

TOP 20 FOODS HIGH IN COPPER & THEIR BENEFITS

We know that copper is commonly used in plumbing, electronics and jewelry, but did you know that it's also responsible for important...

Evelo IPO Raises $85M for Microbiome Drugs in Inflammation, Cancer

EVELO IPO RAISES $85M FOR MICROBIOME DRUGS IN INFLAMMATION, CANCER

Evelo Biosciences now has $85 million to spend on its pipeline of drugs that target the human microbiome. The Cambridge, MA-based biotech...

 
 
 
Ebola epidemic fears: Two cases confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo 

EBOLA EPIDEMIC FEARS: TWO CASES CONFIRMED IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO 

The outbreak is occurring in the northwestern town of Bikoro, according to the Democratic Republic of Congo's head of the national...

DISCOVERY OF GENE OF EXTRA CHROMOSOME BOOSTS ZEBRA FINCH BIOLOGY

Researchers have identified the first gene of the germline-restricted chromosome in zebra finches, a finding that could pave the way...