New research could lead to simple blood test for brain tumours

University of Bristol research could lead to better detection of the most common type of malignant brain cancer. Credit: Dr. Johanna Blee, University of Bristol. University of Bristol research could lead to better detection of the most common type of malignant brain cancer. The development of a simple blood test for glioblastomas (GBMs) could mean … Read more

An increase in oil prices may lead to a decrease in the development of

An increase in oil prices may lead to a reduction in the development of green energy as it is also required in the transition to a carbon-free electricity supply. Precisely, oil is needed for deploying clean energy capacity or infrastructure. This relationship was revealed by an international team of scientists from Russia, Bangladesh and Malaysia … Read more

Apollo: Lead geologist reveals spot NASA never managed to visit — ‘we were all sad’ | Science | News

Today marks the fifty-third anniversary of the first lunar landing which delivered NASA astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin to the Moon’s surface. The pair spent a few hours walking around on the Moon – getting as far as 300 feet away from the Eagle Lunar Module – conducting scientific investigations. Mr Aldrin deployed … Read more

Mark Anderson, renowned cardiac expert and medical leader, named to lead University of Chicago Medicine

Mark Anderson, a renowned scholar, physician and caregiver, has been appointed to lead the University of Chicago’s field-defining work in medicine and biological sciences as Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs, Dean of the Division of Biological Sciences and Dean of the Pritzker School of Medicine, effective Oct. 1, 2022. Anderson comes to the leadership … Read more

Far out! UNCG was visited by Webb Telescope’s lead scientist

NASA has released the most startling images we’ve ever seen of deep space. UNCG learned the details of this project eight years ago, when its senior project scientist, Dr. John C. Mather, came to speak with students and give a public lecture. What seemed like science fiction at the time – as he showed how … Read more

APAC, Europe, America (region) to lead Biological Tissue Staining Liquid market forecast over 2022-2028

The research document of Biological Tissue Staining Liquid market presents a comprehensive analysis of factors that play a crucial role in governing the expansion trajectory of the industry in the forthcoming years, including growth stimulants, restraints, as well as opportunities and associated risks. According to the study, the market is projected to … Read more

KU names new director to lead Kansas Geological Survey

LAWRENCE – Jay Kalbas, a leader in the energy industry, has been named director of the Kansas Geological Survey at the University of Kansas. He will start his new role July 25. Kansas Geological Survey researchers study and provide information on the state’s geologic resources and hazards, including groundwater, oil and natural gas, rocks and … Read more

Maike Sander named to lead the Max Delbrück Center – BIOENGINEER.ORG

On November 1, 2022, Prof. Maike Sander will take the reins as Scientific Director and Chair of the Board of the Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine at the Helmholtz Association (MDC). The Supervisory Board of the MDC formally appointed her to the post on Thursday, June 16, 2022. The MDC, which is celebrating its … Read more

Great timing and supercomputer upgrade lead to successful forecast of volcanic eruption

Credit: Unsplash / CC0 Public Domain In the fall of 2017, geology professor Patricia Gregg and her team had just set up a new volcanic forecasting modeling program on the Blue Waters and iForge supercomputers. Simultaneously, another team was monitoring activity at the Sierra Negra volcano in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. One of the scientists … Read more

PCR test for Okinawa mozuku could increase yields and lead to climate-tolerant strains – BIOENGINEER.ORG

A simple PCR test could be used to improve cultivation of the edible brown seaweed, Okinawa mozuku, and even aid attempts at generating heat-tolerant strains, reported scientists from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST). The PCR test, described in a new study published June 9, 2022, in Phycological Researchdetects nine genes … Read more