News tagged with concentration

New electrode for ion concentration analysis

For the purpose of blood analyses and industrial tests, it is often necessary to measure the concentration of specific ions. At present, the relevant devices are large and cannot be produced at low costs. A new dry electrode ...

dateMar 15, 2016 in Materials Science
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Fish populations revealed through seawater analysis

A research group led by YAMAMOTO Satoshi, a research fellow at the Kobe University Graduate School of Human Development and Environment, has shown that measuring quantities of fish DNA in seawater can reveal how many fish ...

dateMar 07, 2016 in Ecology
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How many organisms do live in this aquatic habitat?

The aim of this new measurement method is to estimate the distribution of aquatic animals using droplet digital polymerase chain reaction (ddPCR) in order to quantify the number of target DNA copies present. This method focuses ...

dateApr 06, 2015 in Ecology
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