Beyond the Products - Stories about Pipetting

Beyond the Products - Stories about Pipetting

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Why do old men have big ears?

Have you ever asked yourself why some old man have enormously huge ears? Yes, you did? Then you are in good company. Having a scientific view on this...

“Taskforce Microbots”: Targeted treatment from inside the body

What was just science fiction a few years ago, is now becoming a reality - tiny robots are being developed which could well revolutionize medicine in...

Behind the crime scene: How biological traces can help to convict offenders

Although cutting-edge forensic laboratories feature frequently in films and television, how many of us know what actually goes on there in real life?...

Molecular motors: Think small and yet smaller again…

Most of us immediately associate internal combustion engines with cars, however motors are active inside our body too. Biological motors, for example,...

The condemned live longer: A potential paradigm shift in genetics

Is our lifestyle influencing the genes? While children inherit many physical characteristics from parental DNA, new findings suggest that factors not...

Chronobiology – How the cold seasons influence our biorhythms

The colder seasons of the year are not only freezing - the reduced light intensity also deeply influences our physical functions, our mood and our...

HIV – It’s still not under control…

December 1st – It’s World AIDS Day. HIV is no marginal issue. AIDS concerns all of us - let’s consider the status quo, the future prospects and new...

Biofuels – A future blessing or a curse?

Is “bio” the magic formula? Biofuels appear to be a sustainable solution for ensuring energy supplies. However, despite numerous benefits, their...

Follow-on-biologics - more than simple generics

Follow-on biologics promise to reduce healthcare costs, but they are not as simple to develop and produce as generics.

 

They are invisible, sneaky and disgusting – but today it’s their special day!

Celebrating a bad boy. We know them by the name of the illness they lead to: Ebola, Zika, Hepatitis or Noro. Sometimes we remember them only by...

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