April 24, 2014Daily News
Deadline extension for award nominations at Pittcon 2015
Pittsburgh, PA - The deadline for two of Pittcon 2015’s most prestigious awards – the Pittsburgh Analytical Chemistry and Pittsburgh Conference Achievement – has been extended to May 9, 2014.These annual awards will be...
Apr 22, 2014 10:43AM
Listeria uses stealth for cell-to-cell spread, study finds
Toronto, ON - Cloaked and armed with a weapon, Listeria monocytogenes bacterium invades the cells of its host during infection, where it can replicate. The bacterium then spreads from cell to cell by exploiting one of the bodies’ own...
Apr 21, 2014 4:53PM
Researchers uncover ways to help cells survive after a stroke
Ottawa, ON - A cellular energy production mechanism has been discovered by researchers from the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute. In the study findings, published in Nature Communications on April 1, the researchers say...
Apr 21, 2014 4:34PM
Researchers discover elusive cyanoformate ion
Halifax, NS - A team of Canadian and Finnish researchers are one step closer to understanding how nature uses carbon capture to tame poisons, due to the discovery of cyanoformate — a simple but fragile ion involved in the fruit-ripening...
Apr 21, 2014 4:01PM