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Thursday, August 18, 2022
Lungless Salamanders Develop Lungs as Embryos Despite Lung Loss in Adults for Millions of Years
Hemidactylium scutatum larvae, lungless salamander native to eastern North America Credit: Zachary R Lewis Lungs are essential to many vert...
UBC researchers discover ‘weak spot’ across major COVID-19 variants
Cryo-electron microscopy reveals how the VH Ab6 antibody fragment (red) attaches to the vulnerable site on the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein (gre...
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Scientists are relieved to discover ‘curious’ creature with no anus is not earliest human ancestor
Left to right: Saccorhytus, Saccorhytus dorsal, Saccorhytus side-on. Credit: Philip Donoghue et al An international team of researchers have...
Climate-resilient breadfruit might be the food of the future
Breadfruit on a tree on the island of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Credit: Nyree Zerega/Northwestern University/Chicago Botanic Garden In...
Sleeping giant could end deep ocean life
Resting balloonfish near the Florida Keys. Credit: (OAR/National Undersea Research Program (NURP); University of Maine) A previously overloo...
First Structure of Key COVID Enzyme at Human Body Temperature
Scientists used x-rays to decipher the three-dimensional structure of the main protease of the virus that causes COVID-19 at different tempe...
Machine learning meets medicine in the fight against superbugs
Scanning electron micrograph of a human neutrophil ingesting MRSA. Image: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National In...
Researchers reprogram human skin cells to aged neurons to study neurodegenerative disorders
CC0 Public Domain Researchers at Lund University in Sweden have developed a new method for studying age-related brain disorders. The resear...
Scientists Create a DNA Test That Identifies Lyme Disease in Horses
Photo credit: Christine Mendoza on Unsplash A Rutgers scientist aiming to help heal a sick horse created an ultra-sensitive DNA test that c...
Premiere for superconducting diode without external magnetic field
Trilayer graphene is a promising platform for the superconducting diode effect. Credit: Mathias Scheurer Superconductors are the key to loss...
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