Proteins that protect against joint inflammation identified

In protecting us against infections, our immune systems are vital to our survival. Unfortunately, immune cells can sometimes wrongly attack the body, resulting in...

Taking One for the Team: How Bacteria Self-Destruct to Fight Viral Infections

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have discovered how a new immune system works to protect bacteria from bacteriophages (phages),...

New tool for sugarcane farmers to help the Great Barrier Reef

In a world first, sugarcane farmers in far north Queensland have a new app by Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO, that will help them...

The robot that grips without touching

Economic benefits as well The installation in his laboratory is the prototype for the product that Schuck wants to develop: an electronically controlled robot gripper...

Did you take your buprenorphine? App monitors use

A small pilot study showed that patients were largely satisfied with a mobile application that enabled them to upload videos of themselves taking buprenorphine,...