Mouse sperm need a molecular VIP pass to reach the egg membrane

In most animals and plants, the life cycle of an individual begins with fertilization, when egg and sperm fuse to combine their genetic material. Together, they form the zygote, the first cell of an embryo that will eventually develop into a complex.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgSep 24th, 2021

Study reveals a gene crucial to sperm cell production

Scientists at Cincinnati Children's appear to have flipped another piece in the underexplored puzzle of male infertility......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 37 min. ago

Molecular biology: Are rapidly proliferating cells epigenetically malleable?

DNA, the hereditary material, interacts with proteins in the nuclei of cells to form a tightly packed complex with proteins, which is referred to as "chromatin." The molecular architecture of the chromatin regulates access to genes, and therefore det.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News20 hr. 9 min. ago

9 terrifying horror games you can play on Xbox Game Pass this Halloween

Game Pass has you covered with some of the best horror games out there. Just in time for the Halloween season......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 9 min. ago

One plus one does not equal two: Research team investigates receptors that form pairs on the surface of cells

There are a number of G protein-coupled receptors in human cells. As an important component of the cell membrane, these proteins are responsible for detecting different stimuli in the surroundings of a cell within the body and transferring this infor.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Biophysics analysis made easy with an online tool

EMBL Hamburg's García Alai Team has released eSPC, a freely available online platform for analyzing molecular biophysics data from a range of experimental techniques. The tool enables scientists around the world to easily analyze their data without.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Mapping the path to carbon neutrality

Ahead of COP26 in Glasgow, the University of Surrey has published a paper in Sustainability detailing how it will reduce its carbon emissions and reach Net-Zero by 2030. In the paper, Surrey's researchers share ideas and provide guidance on how oth.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

S-acylation enhances COVID-19 infection

Like many viruses, SARS-CoV-2 relies on lipid modifications carried by host enzymes to organize their membrane structure and coordinate the function of virulence proteins. Scientists at EPFL have discovered the enzymes that transfer fatty acids to on.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

MYB70 transcription factor modulates Arabidopsis seed germination and root development

Crosstalk among Abscisic acid (ABA), auxin, and reactive oxygen species (ROS) plays critical roles in modulating seed germination, root growth, and suberization. However, the underlying molecular mechanisms remain largely elusive......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

Indian startups offer electric car conversion to spur EV revolution

The Indian government expects massive adoption of electric vehicles in the country over the next decade. According to NITI Aayog, the country's top think tank, EV sales penetration could reach 70% for commercial cars, 30% for private cars, 40% for bu.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 25th, 2021

This new gaming mouse isn’t the best, but it became my favorite anyway

The SteelSeries Prime Wireless isn't the best gaming mouse, but after using it for a few weeks, I can't go back to using anything else......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 24th, 2021

Fraud detection and prevention market size to reach $62.7 billion by 2028

The global fraud detection and prevention market size is expected to reach $62.7 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 15.4%, according to ResearchAndMarkets. Rise in incidences of mobile payment frauds, phishing, and card frauds, and their subseque.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Best Deals Oct. 22: $419 refurbished iPhone 11, 50% off LG Soundbar, and more!

Friday's best deals include 50% off LG Soundbar, refurbished iPhone 11 for $419 and up, 60% off Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild + Expansion Pass, and more!Best Deals, Friday, October 22Shopping online for the best discounts and deals can be an ann.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy on Nov. 11: Cartoonier, flashier, and Game Pass-ier

Transition from PS2 era means top-to-bottom update—plus teases on Xbox Game Pass, PS Now. Enlarge / Aw, blank, here we go again. (credit: Rockstar Games) Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy: The Definitive Experience may go down.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Massachusetts gun-control legislation has had no effect on violent crime

Although many Americans favor expanding background checks for gun purchases, gun-control measures in Congress have failed to garner enough votes to pass. In contrast, some state legislatures have enacted measures to reduce gun violence in their commu.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Will Grand Theft Auto 6 come to Xbox Game Pass?

The upcoming Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy -- Definitive Edition collection shows that Game Pass needs Grand Theft Auto more than GTA needs Game Pass......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

New chiral nanostructures to extend the material platform

A research team transferred chirality from the molecular scale to a microscale to extend material platforms and applications. The optical activity from this novel chiral material encompasses to short-wave infrared region......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Digital economy to be 20% of Vietnam GDP by 2025, says prime minister

Vietnam expects digital economy to reach 20% of GDP by 2025 and 30% by 2030, prime minister Pham Minh Chinh said at the Digital World 2021 exhibition, cohosted by the government of Vietnam and International Telecommunication Union (ITU), according to.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2021

Among Us is heading to consoles and Xbox Game Pass this December

By the end of this year, Among Us will be on every major gaming platform available......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

The best fitness apps for the iPhone in 2021

Getting and staying in shape isn't easy, but this comprehensive list presents some of the best iPhone fitness apps that will help you reach your health goals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021

Make no mistake, Pixel Pass is here to lock you into Pixel ownership forever

Google's Pixel Pass gives you a great way to get into Pixel 6 ownership with several added benefits, but just remember, it's a plan to lock you in long term......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2021