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Liver fluke key to chronic wound treatment

Researchers have developed a promising new treatment for chronic wounds, utilising a protein isolated from a surprising source — a parasitic Thai liver fluke.

Life Scientist 08 November, 2018

How virtual reality can change the way we see our molecular world

The iMD (interactive molecular dynamics) VR version of Nano Simbox, created by Interactive Scientific (iSci), lets anyone visit and play with the invisible molecular world.

Computing hardware/software 01 November, 2018

Investigational antibiotic shows promise in UTIs

A new investigational antibiotic is proving as effective as the current standard-of-care antibiotic for the treatment of complicated UTIs caused by several...

Life Scientist 26 October, 2018

Tumour mutational burden and the importance of panel size

When it comes to cancer treatment, tumour mutational burden has become increasingly utilised as a biomarker for immunotherapy response prediction.


New technique for more accurate genome reconstruction

The technique will allow researchers to identify further complexity within any type of genome and provide more precise reference genomes than are currently available.

Life Scientist 23 October, 2018

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Nanoparticles detect biomarkers for deep-tissue cancers

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