New method advances single-cell transcriptomic technologies

Single-cell transcriptomic methods allow scientists to study thousands of individual cells from living organisms, one-by-one, and sequence each cell's genetic material. Genes are activated differently in each cell type, giving rise to cell types such.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgApr 8th, 2021

In evolving to infect mink, SARS-CoV-2’s risk for humans changes

It's less infective, but it has a lower immune profile. Enlarge / The coronavirus spike protein that mediates coronavirus entry into host cell. (credit: Design Cells / Getty Images) We've always needed to limit the total SARS-CoV-2 infections.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 34 min. ago

Single metasurface for simultaneous detection of SAM and OAM

Simultaneous SAM and OAM identification is a significant but challenging topic. Chinese scientists have demonstrated that a single spin-decoupled azimuth-quadratic phase metasurface could perform photonic momentum transformation, where different spin.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 2 min. ago

Holographic metasurface gas sensors for instantaneous visual alarms

Biological and chemical substances can be rapidly detected in real-time for public health and environmental monitoring purposes. In a new report now on Science Advances, Inki Kim and a research team in mechanical engineering, materials science and el.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 2 min. ago

Algorithm maps gene expression in space

As we accumulate more and more gene-sequencing information, cell-type databases are growing in both size and complexity. There is a need to understand where different types of cells are located in the body, and to map their gene expression patterns i.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 2 min. ago

How to make money fast in Monster Hunter Rise

Money doesn't come easily in Monster Hunter Rise. Many armor sets and weapons are expensive, so you should use this method to earn 300,000z every 10 minutes......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News13 hr. 2 min. ago

Cerebras’ New Monster AI Chip Adds 1.4 Trillion Transistors

Shift to 7-nanometer process boosts the second-generation chip’s transistor count to a mind boggling 2.6-trillion Almost from the moment Cerebras Systems announced a computer based on the largest single computer chip ever built, the .....»»

Category: Source:  ieeeRelated News14 hr. 2 min. ago

Online Retailer Newegg Accepting Dogecoin as Payment Option

Online electronics retailer Newegg said it is now accepting dogecoin as a method of payment. From a report: Customers will be able to complete transactions using the dogecoin held in their BitPay wallet, according to an announcement Tuesday. Newegg f.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 34 min. ago

How the language you speak aligns to your genetic origins and may impact research on your health

A new study challenges the presumption that all South-Eastern-Bantu speaking groups are a single genetic entity......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 2 min. ago

Leveraging technologies for peace and human rights

In May 2017, a battle broke out in Marawi City, southern Philippines, between government troops and Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL)-affiliated militants. The armed conflict lasted for five months and became known as the Marawi siege, the long.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 2 min. ago

Atomic-level insights gained for a key lipid-binding protein implicated in cancer 

Scientists at Sanford Burnham Prebys have identified, at an atomic level, how a part of a protein called PLEKHA7 interacts with a cell's membrane to regulate important intercellular communications......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 2 min. ago

Students turn discarded chewing gum into colourful skateboard wheels

French design students Hugo Maupetit and Vivian Fischer have developed a method for collecting discarded chewing gum and turning it into colourful, recycled plastic skateboard wheels. Read more French design students Hugo Maupetit and Vivian.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021

Millions of web surfers are being targeted by a single malvertising group

Tag Barnakle is using infected ad servers to go "straight for the jugular," firm says. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Hackers have compromised more than 120 ad servers over the past year in an ongoing campaign that displays malicious advertise.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

New algorithm uses online learning for massive cell data sets

The fact that the human body is made up of cells is a basic, well-understood concept. Yet amazingly, scientists are still trying to determine the various types of cells that make up our organs and contribute to our health......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Study reveals a unique mode of cell migration on soft "viscoelastic" surfaces

Inside your body, cell movement plays a crucial role in many significant biological processes, including wound healing, immune responses and the potential spread of cancer......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Materials advances are key to development of quantum hardware

A new study outlines the need for materials advances in the hardware that goes into making quantum computers if these futuristic devices are to surpass the abilities of the computers we use today......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Cotton wool proves effective in separating single-wall carbon nanotubes

Carbon nanotubes (CNT) are a family of 1D nanostructures with numerous verified applications, made possible due to their excellent mechanical, optical and conductive properties. However, application of CNTs is hampered by the presence of species with.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

The best flip phones for seniors

Cell phone buyers over 60 may prefer flip phones over smartphones for their ease of use. Here are some of our favorite flip phones catering to seniors......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Scientists now able to map defects in 2D crystals in liquid

Monolayer crystals, often being referred as 2D crystals or 2D materials, possess the unique characteristic of having a single layer of regular atomic structure. And the more regular the structure is, the higher quality the crystal. In some cases, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Selective mRNA degradation via autophagy: A novel role for autophagy in gene regulation

Optimal cell function requires a fine balance between the synthesis and degradation of biomolecules. Autophagy is the process by which cells degrade and recycle their own components, helping to clean up and maintain the cell's internal environment an.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

3D biomaterial used as "sponge" for stem cell therapy to reverse arthritis

A 3D biomaterial scaffold design to slowly release stem cells ensures that implanted stem cells stick around to relieve pain and reverse arthritis in mice knee joints. This reduces the use of stem cells by 90%, thus avoiding the challenge of redness,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021