What was the star of Bethlehem? A quiet debate has been bubbling away for decades between astronomers and philosophers alike. Could some real cosmic event have led three wise men on a journey to find a new King?
Mike Morris discusses the ‘iKnife’ – a new concept that potentially differentiates tissue samples in real-time
Take a look around your laboratory, there may be a wealth of instrumentation and equipment sitting unused. Ben Potenza introduces us to the concept of proactive asset management for idle equipment, and answers common questions about how this can realise the best possible return on investment
The use of nanoparticles in cancer research is considered to be a promising approach in the fight against tumour cells. Yet the method often fails because the human immune system recognises the particles as foreign objects and rejects them before they can fulfil their function.
Before we can fully take advantage of antisense therapeutics, we first need to effectively deliver the RNAi agent to its target. When it comes to oligonucleotides, says Dr Catherine McKeen, there are many challenges surrounding drug delivery – but with many strategies in development, the future…