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Illama-derived antibodies may block coronavirus entry into host cells: Study

According to the study, published in journal Cell, this protein, called the spike protein, allows the coronavirus to break into host cells

30 Apr 2020 10:33 AM

Here's how parasites cause sleeping sickness in people

Study found parasites release enzymes which break down proteins in blood into smaller molecules, causing sleeping sickness.

01 Dec 2018 8:54 AM

A new way to understand odours

Previously, scientists had tried to classify odorant molecules strictly based on their chemical structures.

30 Aug 2018 11:34 AM

Study paves way for safer medicines, sans side effects

Here is what a new study has found.

08 Jul 2018 2:39 PM

Small molecules in spit may help diagnose concussions: study

These microRNAs could correctly identify if a participant would have prolonged symptoms or not.

25 Nov 2017 2:14 PM


Nobel-winning technique like ‘Google earth for molecules’

Molecules can be captured down to the level of their atoms, and snapshots can catch them in mid-movement.

07 Oct 2017 9:41 AM

New self-destructing materials may lead to vanishing ink

The secret behind self-destructing molecules is that they would require a tiny input of energy to stay in their useful form.

02 Aug 2017 5:51 PM