Computational methods allow researchers to delve deeper into molecular processes, beyond what can easily be achieved with current experimental techniques.
RNA “sandwiches” perform crucial roles in a range of bacterial metabolic pathways.
New evidence suggests that an exoplanet discovered in 2015 has interior conditions that could support the existence of life.
The lifespan of C. elegans, an organism that responds to cellular stress in a similar way to humans, can be extended by activating a mechanism initiated by glial cells in the brain.
Researchers develop a composite membrane for long-lasting zinc-based flow batteries.
Researchers create new “superglue” with two simple ingredients: plant-based cellulose nanocrystals and water.
A new route to peptides containing cysteine sulfinic acid.
A new nanoreactor integrates multiple catalysts to carry out multiple reactions in the same pot, streamlining the production of fine chemicals—including urgently needed medicines.
Studying the links between cilia and signaling pathways sheds light on our understanding of nervous system development.
A new class of polymers to clean up mercury pollution that can be produced sustainably on a large scale from elemental sulfur and renewable plant oils.
Researchers at UC San Diego bring lithium metal batteries one step closer to commercialization with their new ultrasound device.
Electrocatalysts can help to obtain chemicals from renewable raw materials or to use alternative energy sources. But testing new catalysts brings challenges.