The Science BASEMENT DIGEST
TSB digest is an outlet for our perspective on various scientific topics, and we hope you find it interesting. We explore our bug for writing by presenting research ideas and new knowledge in a simplistic manner.
A trillion-tonne iceberg, measuring 5,800 square km and one of the biggest on record, calved away from the Larsen C Ice shelf in the Antarctic Peninsula between July 10 and 12, 2017.
Harnessing the body's immune system to kill tumor cells. The treatment method, known as Chimeric Antigen Receptor T-Cell therapy involves reengineering the immune cells (T-cells) obtained from the patient’s blood and giving it back after genetic modification. The modified immune cells (CAR T-cells), are capable of recognizing tumor cells and kill them.
If you are aged 50 and above, you are indebted to antibiotics. The discovery of antibiotics has been a miracle of modern medicine, dramatically extending the life-span of human beings.
In this age of alternative facts, we can all agree that communicating science clearly and correctly is important. But when we say science communication, what do we mean? And who benefits?
Dear XXs and XYs, Welcome to the LoF Screening Championship hosted by the World Federation for Functional Genomics (WFFG).