Cells


New Catalyst Tuning Technology to Boost Power Output of Fuel Cells

New Catalyst Tuning Technology to Boost Power Output of Fuel Cells

Researchers have found a novel way to make fuel cells more energy efficient and increase their power output by fine-tuning met...

Nov 25 2016, 10:00pm CST

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

Smoking E-Cigarettes Kills Mouth Cells, Study Suggests

The death of mouth cells can increase the risk of gum disease and microbial infection...

Nov 20 2016, 11:52am CST

Damaged Knee Joints Repaired with Nose Cells for the First Time

Damaged Knee Joints Repaired with Nose Cells for the First Time

Swiss surgeons use cells harvisted from nose to successfully repair damaged knee cartilage...

Oct 22 2016, 2:58am CDT

Scientists Grow Eggs From Stem Cells for Infertile Women to Have Children

Eggs From Skin Cells Allow Infertile Women to Have Children

Researchers have manufactured eggs that will allow infertile females to give birth to children....

Oct 18 2016, 4:01am CDT

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Using a food additive, a team of researchers has created environment-friendly plastic solar cells that can be manufactured at r...

Oct 2 2016, 6:49am CDT

Stem Cells Injected First Time Into Brain to Cure Parkinson's

Stem Cells Injected Into Brain to Cure Parkinson's In World's First

A new clinical trial has started to cure Parkinson's disease with stem cells....

Sep 14 2016, 1:18am CDT

Umbilical Cells Linked to Increase Risk of Obesity

Umbilical Cells Linked to Increase Risk of Obesity

Children born to obese mothers are likely to be at an increased risk of obesity as a result of their umbilical cells showing i...

Aug 23 2016, 6:18pm CDT

Perovskite May Lead to Cheaper Solar Cells

Perovskite May Lead to Cheaper Solar Cells

Scientists have found a promising new alternative solar cell material that may lead to more efficient and cheaper solar panels....

Jul 25 2016, 12:13am CDT

Brain Cells for Emotional Memory may Help Us Learn Fear

Brain Cells for Emotional Memory may Help Us Learn Fear

The specialized nerve cells in our brain that are responsible for emotional memory also play an important role in fear learnin...

Jul 18 2016, 11:01pm CDT

3D Microbial Fuel Cells to Create Environment-friendly Power

3D Microbial Fuel Cells to Create Environment-friendly Power

Scientists have found that three-dimensional paper-based microbial fuel cells can create power in an environmentally-friendly...

Jul 5 2016, 3:19am CDT

Marijuana Protects Brain Cells from Alzheimer's

Marijuana Protects Brain Cells from Alzheimer's

Marijuana consumption has been found to have an ameliorating effect on patients with Alzheimer’s Disease. The intoxicating drug...

Jul 1 2016, 6:32am CDT

Scientists Develop ultra-thin Flexible Solar Cells

Scientists Develop ultra-thin Flexible Solar Cells

Scientists have made ultra-thin photovoltaic cells flexible enough to wrap around the average pencil that could power wearable...

Jun 21 2016, 12:00pm CDT

Guided Chemotherapy Missiles will only Target Cancer Cells

Guided Chemotherapy Missiles will only Target Cancer Cells

A team of researchers has used an engineered protein to direct chemotherapy drugs to tumors, in the hope of creating "guided mi...

Jun 19 2016, 8:46am CDT

Cells that made humans possible evolved via 'long, slow dance'

Cells that made humans possible evolved via 'long, slow dance'

The cells that have led to the rise of the most complex life forms on earth, including multicellular organisms such as animals...

Jun 18 2016, 5:28am CDT

Genetic Keys to Convert Skin Cells Into Red Blood Cells Found

Genetic Keys to Convert Skin Cells Into Red Blood Cells Found

Researchers have successfully identified the four keys that unlock the genetic code of skin cells and reprogram them to start p...

Jun 6 2016, 6:00am CDT

Brain Cells Hold Key to Decision Making: Study

Brain Cells Hold Key to Decision Making: Study

Researchers have discovered that two neurons in the brain hold the key to explaining how complex behavioral decisions are made....

Jun 5 2016, 5:03am CDT

New compound effective in inhibiting breast cancer cells

New compound effective in inhibiting breast cancer cells

New York, June 3 (IANS) Researchers have identified a promising new compound that has appeared to slow down a process that fuel...

Jun 3 2016, 5:20am CDT

Researchers Create ProAgio Protein that Kills Cells Linked to Cancer

Researchers Create ProAgio Protein that Kills Cells Linked to Cancer

A protein designed by researchers at Georgia State University has been found effective in killing cells linked to the developme...

Jun 1 2016, 3:36am CDT

Intense Light can Heal Defects in Solar Cells and Improve their Effeciency

Intense Light can Heal Defects in Solar Cells and Improve their Effeciency

MIT researchers have found that using intense light can repair damaged perovskites films in solar cells and make them more ener...

May 24 2016, 9:52pm CDT

Brain cells that reduce effect of cocaine identified

Brain cells that reduce effect of cocaine identified

Toronto, May 20 (IANS) Researchers have discovered a type of brain cells that play a key role in reducing the effects of cocain...

May 20 2016, 5:57am CDT

Brain Cells that Help Control Appetite Identified

Brain Cells that Help Control Appetite Identified

Opening doors to development of new drugs to control weight gain and obesity, researchers have identified brain cells that play...

May 13 2016, 3:38am CDT

Popular Heartburn Drug Harms Blood Vessel Cells

Popular Heartburn Drug Harms Blood Vessel Cells

A lab study has shown that a popular heartburn medicine may harm arteries....

May 11 2016, 8:30am CDT

Cactus Inspired Skin Improves Fuel Cells

Cactus Inspired Skin Improves Fuel Cells

A new type of nature-inspired membrane can significantly boost the performance of fuel cells and transform the electric vehicle...

May 1 2016, 7:17am CDT

When Treated, Cancer Cells can Switch to a Different Mode

When Treated, Cancer Cells can Switch to a Different Mode

When medication is used to shut off the oxygen supply to tumors, the cells adapt their metabolism in the medium term -- by swit...

Apr 29 2016, 3:29am CDT

Spanish Scientists Develop Human Sperm From Skin Cells

Spanish Scientists Develop Human Sperm From Skin Cells

Spanish scientists have successfully generated sperm cells with the help of Cocktail of Genes which is a step towards solving i...

Apr 28 2016, 9:38am CDT

New technology boon for low-cost polymer solar cells

New technology boon for low-cost polymer solar cells

New York, April 20 (IANS) Researchers, one of them an Indian-origin scientist, from Ohio State University have discovered the a...

Apr 20 2016, 11:42pm CDT

Cancer cells foil treatment bid by 'stealing' blood vessels

Cancer cells foil treatment bid by 'stealing' blood vessels

London, April 10 (IANS) A tumour becomes resistant to drugs over time by learning to steal normal blood vessels from surroundin...

Apr 10 2016, 6:43am CDT

Scientists Grow Functional Heart with Human Cells

Scientists Grow Functional Heart with Human Cells

The new technology could reduce the risk of rejection when it comes to the new organ transplant in a patient's body....

Mar 14 2016, 10:31am CDT

Common Bluebottle Butterfly Has Record Number of Vision Cells in Eye

This Butterfly Has Record Number of Vision Cells in Eye

Science has found that there are a record number of photoreceptors in the eye of the butterfly....

Mar 10 2016, 6:47am CST

New Research Shows How Stem Cells Create New Hair

New Research Shows How Stem Cells Create New Hair

Some novel experiments have shown how stem cells go on to create new hair filaments when they are activated....

Mar 4 2016, 10:40am CST

Scientists Create Solar Cells as Light as Soap Bubbles

Scientists Create Solar Cells as Light as Soap Bubbles

MIT researchers has achieved the thinnist and lightest complete solar cells ever made...

Feb 28 2016, 11:41am CST

Hair bundle

Protein Shifts in Hair Cells of Inner Ear Could Repair Damaged Hearing

Scientists from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have reiterated that people hear sounds when hair bundles lo...

Feb 26 2016, 3:32pm CST

Cloaking drugs for cell delivery

Scientists Cloak Drugs That Destroy Cancer Cells without Getting Resistant To Them

Scientists are aware that cancers are getting very resistant to drugs just like we have drug-resistant bacteria known as superb...

Feb 24 2016, 6:00am CST

Exercise, cancer, and immunity

Exercises Slow Growth of Cancer Cells – In Lab Mice

A new study titled "Voluntary Running Suppresses Tumor Growth through Epinephrine – and IL-6-Dependent NK Cell Mobilization and...

Feb 17 2016, 8:30am CST

Graphene material interacts with brain nerve cells

Researchers Develop Graphene Material That Interfaces Well With Brain Nerve Cells

Researchers from the University of Cambridge have published a study in the journal ACS Nano detailing the successful interactio...

Feb 1 2016, 1:02pm CST

Acoustic Tweezers Move Cells for 3D Bioprinting

Acoustic Tweezers Move Cells for 3D Bioprinting

A pair of sound-sensitive tweezers have paved the way for 3D bioprinting....

Jan 26 2016, 3:59am CST

Lab mice

Johns Hopkins Scientists Prove Cocaine Induces Brain Cells to Consume Themselves

A team of scientists from Johns Hopkins has published a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences pointing t...

Jan 20 2016, 8:39am CST

Stem cells

EPFL Scientists Succeed At Squeezing Mature Cells Into Stem Cells

A new finding published in the journal Nature Materials by Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) scientists detail a...

Jan 12 2016, 7:03am CST

Fuel cells

Team of International Physicists Devises Ways To Create Safer Fuel Cells

A group of physicists from Germany, France, and Russia have published a breakthrough in the journal Physical Chemistry, Physica...

Dec 30 2015, 9:21am CST

E-Cigarettes Harm Human Cells

E-Cigarettes Harm Human Cells

It has been found that electronic cigarettes cause extensive harm on a cellular level in humans. This fact was discovered after...

Dec 30 2015, 5:02am CST