Archive: 14/09/2006

Molecular motor structural changes imaged

A U.S.-led international team of researchers has shed new light on how tiny molecular motors that transport materials within cells generate energy.

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New 'superlens' reveals hidden nanostructures

A microscope used to scan nanostructures can be dramatically enhanced by using a 'superlens,' reports an international team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Biochemistry and The University of Texas at ...

dateSep 14, 2006 in Nanophysics
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Form Determines Function

A team of researchers at the Universities of Bielefeld and Hamburg (Germany) has now produced cyclopeptides that imitate the HNK-1 carbohydrate from human natural killer cells.

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Astronomers discover strange new planet

U.S. astronomers have discovered a planet unlike any other known in the universe. Smithsonian scientists say the new planet was discovered using a network of small automated telescopes known as HATl. The planet -- designated ...

dateSep 14, 2006 in Space Exploration
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