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Apr
02
Sensor network for tracking small animals

Sensor network for tracking small animals

A newly developed wireless biologging network (WBN) enables  high-resolution tracking of small animals, according to a study  published April 2
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Mar
24
Brain Cells connected to Machines Over the Internet

Brain Cells connected to Machines Over the Internet

An international group of researchers has set up a brain-machine interface between cultured nerve cells and electronic chips linked over
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Mar
22
Advanced Review Labelling of neuronal receptors and transporters with quantum dots.

Advanced Review Labelling of neuronal receptors and transporters with quantum dots.

The ability to efficiently visualize protein targets in cells is a fundamental goal in biological research. Recently, quantum dots (QDots)
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Mar
22
DNA Logic Gates as Components of Molecular Robots

DNA Logic Gates as Components of Molecular Robots

A molecular robot is a next-generation biochemical machine that imitates the actions of microorganisms. It is made of biomaterials such
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Mar
20
Scientists have decoded the three-dimensional architecture of the main protease of SARS-CoV-2

Scientists have decoded the three-dimensional architecture of the main protease of SARS-CoV-2

A coronavirus is keeping the world in suspense. SARS-CoV-2 is highly infectious and can cause severe pneumonia with respiratory distress
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Feb
27
Electron Transport Chain and Energy Production

Electron Transport Chain and Energy Production

In cellular biology, the electron transport chain is one of the steps in the cell's processes that make energy from
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Feb
26
Myelin: Role in Cell Communication

Myelin: Role in Cell Communication

All our activities — eating, walking, talking — are controlled by our brains, the center of the nervous system. The brain receives
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Feb
17
Binary Code Vs. Genetic Code

Binary Code Vs. Genetic Code

DNA is often thought of as the "software" of life. When talking about deoxyribonucleic acid -- DNA, the molecule that
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Feb
15
Microwave radiation on brain energy metabolism.

Microwave radiation on brain energy metabolism.

Microwaves (MW), electromagnetic waves with frequencies ranging from 300 MHz to 300 GHz, have been widely used in the telecommunications,
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Feb
01
Human layer 2/3 neurons can compute the XOR operation

Human layer 2/3 neurons can compute the XOR operation

Why human layer 2/3 neurons? The human brain has evolved an extraordinarily thick cortex with layers 2 and 3
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