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Drawn out proteins make self-healing scaffolds

1 October 2015  Research

Self-assembling protein tubes can be shaped into a flexible, branching network that can support growing cells  

And the time of death was?

9 October 2015 Research

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Mathematical model behind forensic tool that tests blood to determine post-mortem interval

Chemists harness impermanent ‘star’ molecule

8 October 2015 Research

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Iron complex overcomes [5]radialene’s enthusiasm for reacting with itself, filling decades-old gap in series

Microfluidic device lets the drop beat

7 October 2015 Research

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Body-on-a-chip system that uses human cardiac cells has its finger on the pulse of microfluidic innovation

Urine recycled into quantum dots  

New way of producing carbon dots provides a cheaper and greener alternative to conventiona...

Rolled-up electrodes record brain activity without scarring  

Super-flexible polymer offers way to monitor neural signals over the long-term for chronic...

Environmentally-friendly quantum dots make their mark  

Indium phosphide nanoparticles offer non-toxic alternative to cadium for richer, more colo...

Antimony recovery lights up lamp waste recycling  

Green method produces fertiliser as a byproduct

Megasupramolecules promise to quell fuel explosions  

‘Sticky-ended’ molecules that self-assemble into long chains may have made 9/11 less d...

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