Category: Biotech

Rebecca Richards-Kortum named US science envoy

Credit: John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation The State Department has selected Rice University bioengineer and global health pioneer Rebecca Richards-Kortum to serve as...

New way to predict caries progression

Credit: Author: Pavel Seredin A team of researchers form Russia discovered that an increase in the concentration of several substances in oral fluid can serve...

Close encounters of the fishy kind

Credit: Global Fishing Watch Washington, DC. June 8th – To mark World Ocean Day, Global Fishing Watch (GFW) has increased ocean transparency by releasing the...

Gene editing just got easier

Credit: Baylor College of Medicine An international team of researchers has made CRISPR technology more accessible and standardized by simplifying its complex implementation. The simpler,...