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The renaissance of supercritical fluid chromatography

Early development of supercritical fluid chromatography (SFC) was described as high-pressure or dense gas chromatography (HPGC or DGC) and low boiling point hydrocarbons were used as the supercritica…

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Drought-resistant cereal gene isolated

Plant scientists have identified a gene responsible for drought resistance in barley that could lead to more drought resistant crops.

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The renaissance of supercritical fluid chromatography

Early development of supercritical fluid chromatography (SFC) was described as high-pressure or dense gas chromatography (HPGC or DGC) and low boiling point hydrocarbons were used as the supercritica…

Comment And Analysis

Celebrating the improbable

Another year, another heart-warming evening commemorating the silly, unusual and often random side of science.

Interviews

We’ll drink to that

Dr Leonardo Chiappisi and Dr Isabelle Grillo are fascinated with the popular Italian liquor limoncello and its distinct milky appearance. But how, exactly, could this help them develop speciality che…

Focal Point

Pork tapeworm

This coloured scanning electron micrograph of the head of a pork tapeworm – Taenia solium – shows the hooks it uses to cling to its host.