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A quadruple helix DNA discovered in a healthy human cell for the first time

Yes, you heard it right for the first time ever, scientists find quadruple DNA in healthy human cells.  It’s been around 60 years since Watson and Crick first established that DNA forms a double-stranded helix. Every now and then it…

Scientist Position for Natural Product Discovery at SpheroBiotics

SpheroBiotics discover novel compounds from microbial communities and develop medical drugs against multi-resistant pathogens. We are a startup from ETH Zürich, located at the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering (D-BSSE) at ETH in Basel. We are looking for a…

First time, researchers unravel the mystery behind the relationship between human genes and gut bacteria

For the first time, researchers have been able to unravel the mystery behind the relationship between human genes and gut bacteria. This could potentially be the gateway to understanding several common diseases like obesity and neurodegenerative disease.  Genetics and gut…

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position

A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Lindsay Schwarz in the Department of Developmental Neurobiology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The ideal candidate is interested in understanding how neural circuits in the brain regulate the tumor…

Researchers Identify Six Distinct Symptom Cluster ‘types’ of COVID-19

Analysis of data from the COVID Symptom Study app, led by researchers from King’s College London, reveals that there are six distinct ‘types’ of COVID-19, each distinguished by a particular cluster of symptoms. Moreover, the team found that these types…

Groundbreaking research by Monash University in cystic fibrosis detection

Groundbreaking research by Monash University paves the way to a possibility of better monitoring and treatment of the cystic fibrosis lung disease For years, cystic fibrosis (CF) has known to be a serious hereditary condition that causes severe damage to…

Bioinformatic Research Technician Position in Spain

IRB Lleida Deadline:July 31, 2020 Location: Spain We are currently seeking a highly motivated Bachelor of Science in Statistics, Applied Statistics, Mathematics, Biology, Biochemistry or related studies to join the Molecular Oncology Laboratory at IRB Lleida (http://www.irblleida.org/en/research/41/molecular-oncology). The candidate will…

Scientists have set a new milestone by completely sequencing a human chromosome

For the first time, a group of scientists has managed to completely sequence a whole human chromosome, bridging all the gaps over the years. Back in 2003, scientists made headlines around the world stating that the human genome was complete….

Project Officer job at European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Location: Heidelberg, Germany Staff Category: Staff Member Contract Duration: 2 years Grading: 5; depending on qualifications and experience Closing Date: 9 August 2020 Reference Number: HD01800 About Position The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the highest-ranking scientific…

Introduction to Immunology

Immunology is the study of cells, organs, and chemical components of the immune system. A human immune system recognizes “self” from “non-self” and neutralizes the microbes if attacked. A much faster and effective response is released if attacked again. This…