A joint task force has released recommendations to enhance and clarify the existing guidelines governing the testing of new medicines in humans following the notorious TGN1412 trial in the UK
An enzyme that is billions of years old holds the promise of renewing ageing tissues and combating cancer.
A string of scientific world-firsts has resulted in nine new â€˜superfodders'. The disease-resistant animal feed crops of high yield have delivered more than $45m in benefits to Australia.
ANSTO carbon dating tests of rare manuscripts dubbed the 'Dead Sea Scrolls of Buddhism' have confirmed the priceless texts are from the first and fifth centuries AD and could be the missing link in Buddhist history.
Nano-sized fluorescent probes that can slip inside living cells and clarify lifeâ€™s most fundamental processes, or track the effectiveness of cancer-fighting drugs, are barely noticed by the cells they enter, according to a team of researchers led by the US Department of Energyâ€™s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab).
Dr Frederic Meunier, a winner of UniQuestâ€™s annual Trailblazer innovation competition, is developing a treatment for motoneuronal diseases based on modifying botox.
Under an agreement signed between the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO) and CSIRO, scientists will seek to determine the molecular structure of the foods we eat.
A Queensland University of Technology researcher has found a way to replace animal or human serum in the culture of human embryonic stem cells.
A team of researchers has achieved a long-sought scientific goal: using laser light to break specific molecular bonds.
All objects in nature are made of irregular molecules called fractals and scientists now have created and captured an image of the largest man-made fractal molecule at the nanoscale.
A research team from Uppsala University has uncovered an entirely new mechanism for how communication between cells is regulated.
Scientists have developed a way of measuring levels of fluid in the brain that avoids the need for painful lumbar punctures.
A test has been developed that can assess the robustness of the immune system in poultry by the Eureka E! 2692 molecular tests project.
Researchers at the Institute of Biotechnology of the University of Helsinki have identified an internal electron transfer reaction that initiates the proton pump mechanism of the respiratory enzyme.
Weekend athletes who overexert themselves running or playing basketball may one day reap the benefits of research at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem that shows that adult stem cells can be used to make new tendon or ligament tissue.