Molecular Biology

Tarantula Toxin Attacks with Molecular Stinger

Seattle, WA — Oversized, hairy tarantulas may be unsightly and venomous, but surprisingly their hunter toxin may hold answers to better control of chronic pain. A bird-catching Chinese tarantula...

How Brain Forms Sensory Memories

Halle (Saale), Germany — The brain encodes information collected by our senses. However, to perceive our environment and to constructively interact with it, these sensory signals need to be interpreted...

Cell Ageing can be Slowed by Oxidants

Gothenburg, Sweden — At high concentrations, reactive oxygen species – known as oxidants – are harmful to cells in all organisms and have been linked to ageing. But a study from Chalmers...

Microbial Space Travel on a Molecular Scale

Vienna, Austria — Since the dawn of space exploration, humankind has been fascinated by survival of terrestrial life in outer space. Outer space is a hostile environment for any form of life, but some...

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