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How marine biology inspired Soft Robotics' industrial grippers - TechCrunch


TechCrunch
On Valentine's Day at Soft Robotics in Cambridge, Mass. a staff member places heart-shaped marshmallow Peeps on a conveyor belt. A mechanical arm snatches them up, one by one, setting them gently in a nearby box. It isn't much of a romantic celebration ...

Hendrix Students Travel to Belize for Marine Biology Odyssey Project - Hendrix College Events and News


Hendrix College Events and News
CONWAY, Ark. (April 11, 2017) – Hendrix College students Brandon Cathey '18 and Olivia Sims '17 traveled to Belize last month with biology professor Dr. Jenn Dearolf to troubleshoot a research project for students in Dr. Dearolf's marine biology course.

Molecular biology Drug stalls protein translation - Nature.com


Nature.com
The discovery of a compound that interrupts the production of a specific protein could open up a fresh path to drug discovery. Cells rely on complex molecular machines called ribosomes to translate the genetic code and make proteins. Robert Dullea at ...

IIT Bombay: Bird's eye view and quantum biology - The Hindu


The Hindu
Now, a group from IIT Bombay has tied this theory with observed features of the birds' biological compass to get a clear picture of how it works. They affirm that it is due to the interplay of chemical reactions, electron spins and the magnetic fields ...

James Rothman appointed Sterling Professor of Cell Biology - Yale News


Yale News
James E. Rothman, newly appointed as a Sterling Professor of Cell Biology, is one of the world's most distinguished biochemists and cell biologists. For his work on how molecular messages are transmitted inside and outside of human cells, he was ...

Biologists - Microbiologists

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List Biological Laboratories, Inc
United States

List Biological Laboratories, Inc. offers custom GMP (cGMP) contract manufactured bacteria at various scales for research and clinical investigations. We ...

The Australian Society for Microbiology (ASM)
Australia

The ASM became an incorporated professional society in 1976. A member of the International Union of Microbiological Societies. The main ...

International Society for Infectious Diseases
United States

ISID is committed to improving the care of patients with infectious diseases, the training of clinicians and researchers in infectious ...

Microbiology Blog
United Kingdom

Microbiology news and views to help the busy scientist keep up-to-date on current research, forthcoming conferences, hot research topics, high ...

Science Odyssey: Alexander Fleming
United States

Biography of the Nobel Prize winner who discovered penicillin.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1929: Christiaan Eijkman and Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins
Sweden

Includes their biographies and texts of their lectures.

Biography of Sir Alexander Fleming
Sweden

Also includes his Nobel lecture.

United States

Transcript of Radio National programme looking at Florey the man and his broad ranging achievements.

Leeuwenhoek, Antony van (1632-1723)
United States

Made several key discoveries in biology at the microscopic level, such as the existence of bacteria and other single cell ...

Bacteriologist, Alexander Fleming
United States

Article from Time magazine.

About.com: History of Penicillin - Alexander Fleming, John Sheehan, Andrew Moyer
United States

Traces the contribution of the three scientists in penicillin's development as one of the most widely used antibiotic agents.

Howard Florey - Maker of the Miracle Mould
United States

Article by Simon Torok on Florey and his life work which transformed penicillin from an interesting discovery into a life ...

Sir Howard Walter Florey
Sweden

Biography presented by The Nobel Foundation.

Australian Nobel Laureates - Howard Walter Florey
Australia

Brief biography.

United States

Transcript of Radio National programme exploring how penicillin found its way from mould to miracle drug.

United Kingdom

Biographical article explaining his research identifying pathogens as the causative agents of particular diseases.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1905: Robert Koch
Sweden

Includes biography and his Nobel lecture about tuberculosis.

Science Odyssey: Ehrlich Finds Cure for Syphilis
United States
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1908: Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov and Paul Ehrlich
Sweden

Features biographies and their Nobel lectures.

Eijkman, Christiaan
United States

Features biography and list of publications.

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