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Bioengineering

Bacterial nanopores open the future of data storage

January 6, 2021
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Bioengineers at EPFL have developed a system that can read data encoded into synthetic macromolecules

Bioengineering

Cancer fighting method uses the mechanical force of T cells

January 6, 2021
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Immunotherapy is a promising weapon in the fight against cancer

Material Science

Ultra-thin and highly sensitive strain sensors

January 6, 2021
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A new range of nanomaterial strain sensors that are 10 times more sensitive

Evolution

Study reveals true origin of oldest evidence of animals

January 6, 2021
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Two teams of scientists have resolved a longstanding controversy surrounding the origins of complex life on Earth

Biomedical Science

Driving force behind a cellular process linked to neurodegenerative disorders

January 4, 2021
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Study shows that tiny components within the cell are the biological engines behind effective protein production

Quantum Science

A way to protect highly fragile quantum systems from noise

January 4, 2021
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Could aid in the design and development of new quantum devices, such as ultra-powerful quantum computers

Material Science

Experimental observation of three-dimensional magnetic ‘vortex rings’

January 4, 2021
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Provides fundamental insight into intricate nanoscale structures inside bulk magnets

Material Science

Converting indoor light from ordinary bulbs into energy

January 4, 2021
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Environmentally friendly materials that could harvest enough energy from indoor light