Clostridium thermocellum, a heat-resistant microbe found in leaf and branch compost piles, can degrade 60% of polyethylene terephthalate, a plastic used in packaging and drink bottles, in 14 days.
Fe2+-doxorubicin complexes, delivered specifically to tumours via encapsulation in amorphous calcium carbonate (ACC)-based nanospheres, confer severe damage by inducing ferroptosis and apoptosis.
Graphene fibre microelectrodes with little-to-no image artifact have been developed, allowing for simultaneous deep brain stimulation and functional magnetic resonance imaging.
Scientists from China elucidate the function of the def gene for the first time.
Researchers found proof that mining disrupted the natural evolution of the distribution of chemical elements in the Zhaotong-Bijie-Yibin-Leshan-Luzhou area.
High-resolution cryo-EM structures of Remdesivir-bound SARS-CoV-2 have been imaged, providing mechanism insights and facilitating drug design efforts to combat the virus.
Scientists have devised a way to mass-produce environmentally friendly cellulose nanofiber plates at low cost with superior strength, toughness and thermal dimensional stability compared to metals.
The cloud water path of mature tropical cyclones can be estimated by a notable sigmoid function of near-surface rain rate, a study reveals.