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Bubbles for Broken Bones

By Ruth Williams | September 1, 2017

Ultrasound-stimulated microbubbles enable gene delivery to fix fractures.

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BRET Meets FRET

By Ruth Williams | May 1, 2013

Scientists create biocompatible, self-luminescing nanoparticles for in vivo imaging.

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Milling Magic

By Ruth Williams | August 1, 2012

Ion beams carve slices in frozen cells, giving biologists an interior view.

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Dynamic Delivery

By Ruth Williams | July 1, 2012

Microscopic sponges made entirely of RNA enable efficient gene silencing.

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Bubble Vision

By Edyta Zielinska | May 1, 2012

Turning a liability into an asset, cryo-electron microscopists exploit an artifact to probe protein structure.

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Delivering Silence

By Sabrina Richards | March 1, 2012

Using RNA viruses to silence genes could optimize tissue targeting while reducing toxicity.

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Switching the Bait

By Edyta Zielinska | February 1, 2012

Turning a standard technique into an unbiased screen for diagnostic biomarkers

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Deep Tissue Treatment

By Tia Ghose | September 1, 2011

A new, genetically encoded tag for electron microscopy may revolutionize studies of specific proteins in cells and tissues.

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