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Rhamnolipids show promise in AMR fight

Added: 11 Sep 2019

Small biosurfactant molecules known as rhamnolipids could be the key to ending antibiotic resistanc…

Ebola patients cured with mAb drugs

Added: 13 Aug 2019

Two monoclonal antibody drugs will be used to treat Ebola patients in the Democratic Republic of Co…

Porous rocks support prebiotic evolution theory

Added: 7 Aug 2019

The water-air interface found at pores in volcanic rocks could have been the location of the chemic…

Algal biofuels face diverse pathogens

Added: 24 Jul 2019

DNA analysis of a predatory bacterium has revealed a much higher level of genetic diversity than pr…

Melanin shows promise for bioelectronics

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 Mar 2019

The electrical conductivity of a melanin pigment has been increased a billion-fold by Italian chemi…

DeepMind AI predicts 3D protein shapes

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 Dec 2018

A British technology company has used AI to predict the 3D structure of a protein based on its gene…

AI enhanced NMR sets record

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Nov 2018

Swiss scientists have created a method that can be combined with NMR spectroscopy to determine the …

Efficient carbon conversion unlocked

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Aug 2017

Researchers in the US have found a new, more efficient method to create carbon-based fuels from car…

New hydrophobic product created

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Apr 2017

A new self-healing, water-repellent coating has been developed that could be used on a much wider r…

EU drive to increase expertise on chemical effects on humans

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Jan 2017

An EU-backed study is to begin this month to increase the number of researchers able to assess the …

Study offers hope for cleaning radioactive water

Evoluted New Media | Added: 22 Apr 2016

US scientists have discovered a new chemical method to immobilise uranium in contaminated groundwat…

Chemical camouflage for deadly snake

Evoluted New Media | Added: 2 Feb 2016

Puff adders – the most dangerous snake in Africa – responsible for more than 30,000 deaths every ye…

Molecules that dominate bacterial secretion created

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Dec 2015

Chemists have created molecules that mimic and dominate toxic molecules secreted by bacteria.

DNA repair studies win Chemistry Nobel Prize

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Oct 2015

The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry to Tomas Lindah…

Green slime opens the door to the past

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 Sep 2015

Green slime at the bottom of an Antarctic lake replicates conditions that occurred on Earth 2.8-2.4…

New molecule to slow Parkinson’s

Evoluted New Media | Added: 23 Mar 2015

Scientists have designed a peptide that can slow down brain cell damage associated with Parkinson d…

Snapshot of photosynthesis reveals process

Evoluted New Media | Added: 22 Jul 2014

Femtosecond snapshots of photosynthetic water oxidation have enabled researchers to understand how …

DNA replication fork visualised

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Jul 2014

An American team have built the first model to decipher what goes on at the ‘replication fork’ duri…

‘Swiss army knife’ secret of RNA polymerase I

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Dec 2013

The 3-dimensional structure of a molecular machine scientists have likened to the Swiss army knife …

Primordial soup secret revealed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 10 May 2013

Scientists may have cracked a common conundrum about how objects from space could have kindled life…