microfluidics
Cell-free Protein Synthesis
Cell-free Protein Synthesis
Karen Zusi | Dec 31, 2015
Researchers build a microfluidics system to create proteins without living cells.
Calorie-Restricted Yeast Live Longer
Calorie-Restricted Yeast Live Longer
Kerry Grens | Jul 14, 2015
Calorie restriction in the organism extends lifespan, supporting a long-standing view that had been challenged by a study published last year.
Flow Cytometry On-a-Chip
Flow Cytometry On-a-Chip
Jeffrey M. Perkel | May 31, 2015
Novel microfluidic devices give researchers new ways to count and sort single cells.
All Is Not Quiet on the Western Front
All Is Not Quiet on the Western Front
Kelly Rae Chi | Apr 30, 2015
A grab bag of advances is making Western blots faster, more sensitive, and more reliable.
Microfluidics Within Reach
Microfluidics Within Reach
Kate Yandell | Mar 9, 2015
A programmable, hand-operated microfluidic device could help researchers designing more-accessible diagnostics.
Next Generation: Precision Blood Rinsing
Next Generation: Precision Blood Rinsing
Molly Sharlach | Nov 25, 2014
A microfluidic device can safely remove glycerol from thawed red blood cells in minutes, potentially making frozen blood more feasible for routine transfusions.
Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements
Nicholette Zeliadt | Aug 31, 2014
Recent developments in cell transfection and molecular delivery technologies
The Sooner, The Better
The Sooner, The Better
Nicholette Zeliadt | Jun 30, 2014
New approaches to diagnosing bacterial infections may one day allow the identification of pathogens and their antibiotic susceptibility in a matter of hours or minutes.
Singularly Alluring
Singularly Alluring
Jeffrey M. Perkel | May 31, 2014
Microfluidic tools and techniques for investigating cells, one by one
Hear Ye, Hear Ye
Hear Ye, Hear Ye
Sarah C.P. Williams | Apr 30, 2014
Tools for tracking quorum-sensing signals in bacterial colonies