Self Assembled DNA-based Nanowires Conduct Electricity

Physicists recently conducted a current through gold-plated nanowires, which independently assembled themselves from single DNA strands. This important advance was made by scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) and Paderborn […]

Octopus Secrets Revealed By Alien Genome

Dramatic differences between the octopus and other invertebrates have been discovered by scientists. The first whole genome analysis of an octopus also shows significant genomic rearrangements, as well as a […]