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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium - University of Arkansas Newswire


University of Arkansas Newswire
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system. Wesley Stites, the department's chair, said the investment for the system cost about $250,000, but ...

Molecules from breast milk and seaweed suggest strategies for controlling norovirus - Science Daily


Science Daily
New research from several universities in Germany, to be published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, suggests that it may be easier than anticipated to find a compound that could be used as a food supplement to stop the spread of norovirus in ...

EPFL scientists develop new optical nanotube sensors using synthetic biology - News-Medical.net


News-Medical.net
EPFL scientists have developed new nanotube biosensors using synthetic biology, which improves their sensing capabilities in complex biofluids, such as blood and urine. The study is published in the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters. Biosensors are ...

Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1997

Stockholm - Sweden

Awarded to Paul D. Boyer and John E. Walker for their elucidation of the enzymatic mechanism underlying the synthesis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and to Jens C. Skou for the first discovery of an ion-transporting enzyme, Na+, K+-ATPase.

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