If you are trying to make a wound dressing that is best suited for the human body, it would be most logical to use materials of human origin. This is the approach that German researchers used to create a bandage based on tropoelastin.
A year ago, we witnessed a shift in education, when most offline classes were replaced with online classes, and nothing terrible happened. Especially when it came to additional education for high school students and adults. Ten or even five years ago, such a transition would have been painful due to the low bandwidth of the Internet for streaming and the lack of habit of regular consumption of content in this format.
Alexander Ginzburg, director of the Gamalei Research Center, said that next year the first phase of clinical trials of a single vaccine against several strains of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza virus may begin. Scientists from Singapore have concluded that matrix vaccines can protect against a whole group of coronaviruses. Sputnik Lite became the first internationally officially approved booster vaccine.
Australian scientists have conducted a number of isotopic studies and revealed the composition and origin of deep diamonds that were formed at a depth of about 400 kilometers.
The possibility of time travel has excited scientists for hundreds of years, inspiring countless books and films. The ability to move not only in space, but also into the past or the future would open up many possibilities for humanity. But is time travel theoretically possible?
A new study has found that giant carnivorous millipedes on an island in the South Pacific Ocean can eat up to 3,700 seabird chicks every year.
Last year undoubtedly enriched our speech with new concepts: pandemic, coronacrisis, self—isolation - the changes affected our usual rhythm of life, working days and infrequent weekends. Due to increased stress, another word that characterizes the current era has become increasingly common - burnout. People who are overworked face emotional fatigue, anxiety and lack of motivation. We understand how to recognize professional burnout and what needs to be done to avoid it.
New data from the first CRISPR gene editing clinical trial in the United States showed that the therapy is safe and effective — even after two years, no side effects were detected.
Saturn's moon Titan is one of the most intriguing places in the Solar System. So much so that NASA plans to send a rotorcraft there in the mid-2030s. Recently, the scientific group behind the Dragonfly mission outlined its scientific goals and objectives and shared them with the public.
The fact that vaccination can help reduce the spread of coronavirus and prevent the emergence of new strains is being talked about at every corner. But as usual, there are people who refuse to believe in scientific data. And if you are very concerned about the fate of your anti-vaccination friend, we share safe and very humane ways to sow a grain of doubt in his mind.