2021 >> Jun

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Science and Society
Environmental Science

Creating wealth from water hyacinth plants

June 21, 2021
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Biodegradable yoga mat developed by 6 young girls from Assam may save lakes from water hyacinth menace

Features
Biotechnology

Cell culture phase duration differences among 2D and 3D cultures of cell lines

June 21, 2021
V.Barghavi

Cell lines can be grown in 2D (2-Dimensional) and 3D (3-Dimensional) conditions.

Biotechnology

Lung cancer subtypes and obtaining cancer cell lines

June 21, 2021
Soumika Ghosal, Abinaya Ramesh, Devaki Muralidharan and Maddaly Ravi

A number of human lung cancer cell lines have been discovered for the purpose of drug discovery

Biotechnology

The Human Blood Groups- Complexities on a simple cell

June 21, 2021
Divya Sowrirajan Iyengar

These complexities arise mostly due to the antigens comprising the blood group systems

Discoveries and Innovations-Biological Sciences
Biotechnology

History of giant viruses by genetic analysis

June 21, 2021
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Scientists investigate the evolution of Mimivirus, through how they replicate DNA

Discoveries and Innovations-Chemical Sciences
Material Science

Novel piezoelectric material

June 21, 2021
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Researchers probe properties of the new material, say better for micro- and nanodevices

Material Science

High-sensitivity Gallium Nitride Biosensors

June 21, 2021
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The improved biosensor model can detect other types of cancer and various diseases

Discoveries and Innovations-Earth and Planetary Sciences
Geology

Monitoring Himalayan glacial catchments

June 21, 2021
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Recent study shows satellite-based real-time monitoring can strengthen early flood warning

Astrophysics

Clues on supernovae explosions

June 21, 2021
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Astronomers have narrowed down the possible mechanisms of explosion

Astronomy

Understanding ‘positron excess’

June 21, 2021
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Researchers have resolved the mystery of positron behaviour in a new study 

Discoveries and Innovations-Engineering Sciences
Nanotechnology

Oxygen movement in ferroelectric materials

June 21, 2021
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A new study unveils how an unusual form of ferroelectricity arises in certain nano-sized materials

Computer Technology

Lensless miniature cameras

June 21, 2021
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Applications in Augmented Reality (AR)/ Virtual Reality (VR), security, smart wearables, and robotics