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4 Protein-Packed Salad Recipes To Kickstart Your Weight Loss This Summer—They’re So Tasty!

4 Protein-Packed Salad Recipes To Kickstart Your Weight Loss This Summer—They’re So Tasty!

With summer in full swing, there’s truly nothing that hits the spot quite like a refreshing, veggie-packed salad† Luckily for those who are trying to lose weight, it’s no secret that these are also some of the best meals you can eat to stay healthy, keep your calorie count low, boost your metabolismand maintain all …

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Novel luminescent biosensor detects SARS-CoV-2 spike protein using cell phone camera

Novel luminescent biosensor detects SARS-CoV-2 spike protein using cell phone camera

In a recent study posted to the bioRxiv* pre-print server, researchers developed a novel Binding aactivated Tandem split enzyme (BAT) biosensor for the detection of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) spike (S) protein. Study: A single-component luminescent biosensor for the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein. Image Credit: NIAID background All the discovery and translational …

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How does gut microbiota impact mental health in 18–25s?

How does gut microbiota impact mental health in 18–25s?

In a recently published article in the International Journal of Molecular Sciencesscientists have described the importance of the gut-brain-microbiota axis in establishing optimal mental health in emerging adulthood (ages 18–25). Study: Drugs, Guts, Brains, but Not Rock and Roll: The Need to Consider the Role of Gut Microbiota in Contemporary Mental Health and Wellness of …

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Advanced microscopy techniques offer detailed insight into inner workings of cells’ powerhouses

Advanced microscopy techniques offer detailed insight into inner workings of cells’ powerhouses

Using advanced microscopy techniques, researchers at Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University in Sweden have visualized in unprecedented detail the machinery that the cells’ powerhouses, the mitochondria, use to form their proteins. The results, which are published in nature, raise hopes of more specific antibiotics and new cancer drugs in the future. The mitochondria are the …

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