Researchers uncover the mystery of how viruses avoid encapsulating unwanted genetic material from the crowded cell cytoplasm.
A temperature-responsive, porous hydrogel enables more efficient and sustained protein synthesis.
Blood pooling in venous valves is a key risk factor in deep vein thrombosis. A new model is used to better understand how this occurs.
A new study finds diamonds can actually form at room temperature, under the right pressure.
Researchers create a method to fine tune the properties of nanoparticles, making them a promising treatment for cancer.
An inventive new approach lowers the limit of detection for a common assay, allowing researchers to identify elusive biomarkers in complex fluids, like the blood.
Animal testing remains a principle screening tool in the drug discovery pipeline, but are they reliable and could there be alternatives to replace them?
It seems that not all nanoparticles attract a protein corona.
Researchers shed light on the conditions that could have led to our abiogenesis by simulating the rapid growth and fusion of protocells.
Here, we take a look at some of the most intriguing scientific images published in June 2020.