Cell Research

Clues to preventing cancers

Tracking the support for keeping DNA healthy and cancer free.

Silver hair and health

Gray hair and stress linked to DNA damage.

"Restoring hearing and vision in animals with stem cells"

Stem cells are being used to heal vision and hearing in animals.

Odor to make humans disappear- mosquitoes confusants

Confuse the enemy, the mosquito, maybe a new weapon to control insect born diseases.

How do ipRGCs effect our sleep and health?

Biological rhythm and ipRGCs

WHO sets melamine limits

Melamine crisis spreads.

"Nanoparticles the next major health hazard"

The potential health threats of Nanoparticles : “When materials are brought down to the nanoscale dimension, their properties for some performance characteristics dramatically change,” said Cagin. ” We have demonstrated that when you go to a particular length scale between 20 and 23 nanometers you actually improve the energy-harvesting capacity by 100 percent. The gold […]

Primitive cells developed at Harvard

“Jack Szostak, a molecular biologist at Harvard Medical School, is building simple cell models that can almost be called” life”. Szostak’s protocells (primitive cells) are built from fatty molecules that can trap bits of nucleic acids that contain the source code for replication. Combined with a process that harnesses external energy from the sun or […]