The brain is comprised of billions of brain cells, a vast network of synapses and neurons transmitting electronic impulses like many stars in an infinite universe. A crucial support system … Continue Reading New role identified for astrocytes in brain processing.
Antibiotic consumption is on the rise, causing increased resistance in bacteria. Antibiotic resistance occurs when bacteria develop the ability to resist the effects of medication used to successfully treat it … Continue Reading New artificial cell can engulf live bacteria via endocytosis.
It is hoped constructing living artificial cells will help understand the evolutionary transition from non-living to living matter on earth and help develop biology-based devices capable of sensing light and … Continue Reading Artificial cells produce their own energy and synthesize themselves.