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Synthesis of potent antibiotic follows unusual chemical pathway

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: The synthesis of the potent antibiotic thiostrepton uses a radical SAM protein TsrM, whose crystal structure is…

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New method to assist fast-tracking of vaccines for pre-clinical tests

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Joint lead author Dr Anneliese Ashhurst from the School of Chemistry at the University of Sydney. view…

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Eliminating microplastics in wastewater directly at the source

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Electro-analytical system used to identify appropriate electrodes for anodic oxidation processes. view more  Credit: INRS A research…

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Better diet and glucose uptake in the brain lead to longer life in fruit flies

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Glucose uptake in brain neurons decreases with age (left), Increasing glucose uptake in brain neurons counteracts aging…

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IOF and IFCC review calls for harmonization of assays for reference bone turnover markers

Fitness & Health: Bone turnover markers (BTMs) in blood and urine are useful tools in monitoring osteoporosis treatment effects and…

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WSU scientists identify contents of ancient Maya drug containers

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: Frontal and lateral view of a Muna-type (AD 750-900) paneled flask with distinctive serrated-edge decoration. view more …

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New videos show RNA as it’s never been seen

Fitness & Health: A new Northwestern University-led study is unfolding the mystery of how RNA molecules fold themselves to fit…

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Scientists study use of abundant enzyme in tumor cells to monitor cancer treatment

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: The team led by Carmen Ferreira-Halder at Unicamps Bioassay and Signal Tranduction Laboratory conclude that the molecule…

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Bacterium produces pharmaceutical all-purpose weapon

Fitness & Health: IMAGE: From left: Dr. René Richarz with an agar plate containing the bacterium, Cornelia Hermes with an extract…

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Antibiotic resistance from random DNA sequences

Fitness & Health: An important and still unanswered question is how new genes that cause antibiotic resistance arise. In a…

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