24 Mar 2022 - 14:19
PhD student and first author, Santanu Mondal, analyzes his samples to check that only one mirror-image form of the product is present. This image was published in the press release, "...
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24 Mar 2022 - 14:13
Mirror-image forms of a molecule look similar but have different properties. For example, one form of limonene has a lemon flavor, while the mirror-image form has an orange flavor. This image was...
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24 Mar 2022 - 14:08
PhD student and first author, Santanu Mondal, sketches out a reaction of pyruvate, using a model of his newly designed organic catalyst system as a reference. The image was published with the press...
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24 Mar 2022 - 13:51
Highlights Scientists have developed an organic catalyst system that improves the process of making organic molecules from pyruvate The molecules that can be built from pyruvate include glycolic...
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22 Mar 2022 - 16:37
The three co-authors of the study in the facility that houses the zebrafish. From left to right: Yutaka Kojima, Mai Ahmed, Ichiro Masai. The image was published in the press release, "...
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22 Mar 2022 - 16:33
Strip1 is essential for the survival of retinal ganglion cells, which are required to form the correct retinal pattern. In the absence of Strip1, retinal ganglion cells die, and other neurons take...
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22 Mar 2022 - 16:26
The eye works by focusing light on the back of the eye, which contains light-sensitive cells called photoreceptors. This activates electric signals, which are transmitted through the layers of...
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22 Mar 2022 - 13:30
Highlights Retinal ganglion cells are a type of neuron found in the eye that are essential for vision A new study on zebrafish has found that a protein called Strip1 is required to keep these...
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22 Mar 2022 - 09:00
Highlights It’s well understood that the presence of barriers can impact the underlying genetic diversity of a population, but these dynamics have not been thoroughly studied in small systems,...
Type: Press release
22 Mar 2022 - 09:00
The video of one of the experiments shows the two different strains of E. coli bacteria forming the lane-like patterns within the first 10 hours. The recording runs for 40 hours but the experiment...
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10 Mar 2022 - 01:00
When light is shone on a semiconducting material, the particles of light interact with the material’s electrons (shown here in blue). This causes the electrons to jump to a higher energy level. Each...
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10 Mar 2022 - 01:00
When two slightly different layers are overlaid at a specific angle, they produce a moiré pattern. In the field of spectroscopy, this pattern results in varying levels of electronic energy across the...
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