10 Nov 2021 - 15:04
Highlights Researchers have created tiny, membraneless droplets that mimic how proteins move and interact within cells The droplets allow scientists to study enzymatic reactions in a well-...
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9 Nov 2021 - 16:08
When researchers added the enzyme urease to the solution, the reaction created a pH gradient that caused all the molecules within the droplet to flow, as shown by the green fluorescence.  
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9 Nov 2021 - 15:55
Membraneless droplets formed when a polymer called polyethylene glycol and a protein called bovine serum albumin are combined in a buffer. When the researchers added the enzyme lactate dehydrogenase...
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4 Nov 2021 - 10:49
Video 3/3: After 5000 trials, the agent has learned how to apply the necessary force to keep the ball in the desired area.
Type: Video
4 Nov 2021 - 10:46
Video 2/3: Through trial-and-error, the agent begins to learn to control the ball and apply the right amount of force to keep it in the same place.
Type: Video
4 Nov 2021 - 10:08
Schrödinger's cat illustrates the paradox of superposition. In this scenario, a cat was placed in a closed box with a flask of poison. After a while, the cat could be considered simultaneously alive...
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4 Nov 2021 - 10:02
Highlights Researchers in Japan and Australia have shown, for the first time, that machine learning can produce accurate control of a particle within a complex quantum system. Controlling quantum...
Type: Press release
25 Oct 2021 - 17:06
Researchers from the Plant Epigenetics Unit grew mangrove trees under controlled conditions in the laboratory to see the effect of different salinity levels. Their findings were part of a new study...
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25 Oct 2021 - 17:00
(Left) Mangrove trees growing near the ocean experience high levels of salinity and are small in stature. (Right) Mangrove trees growing upriver have less saline, brackish conditions and grow taller...
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25 Oct 2021 - 16:49
Highlights Mangrove trees live in harsh environments and have evolved a remarkable resilience to stress Researchers have now decoded the genome of the mangrove tree, Bruguiera gymnorhiza, which...
Type: Press release
20 Oct 2021 - 00:00
A 3-month old cuttlefish (Sepia latimanus) in the active sleep-like state. This photo appeared in the news article...
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20 Oct 2021 - 00:00
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