Chemistry

Chemistry

Cancer Research: DNA Repair Mechanism Further Elucidated

Life Sciences - Chemistry

Researchers at the University of Würzburg, led by Caroline Kisker in cooperation with Claudia Höbartner, discovered how the protein XPD detects a severe DNA damage and controls its repair. The XPD protein is a central component of our body's own 'DNA repair team', known as nucleotide excision repair (NER).

Fluorinated sugar molecules as vaccine leads against meningitis B and C

Chemistry - Pharmacology

Research team mimics natural molecular structures / New possibility for vaccine development.

New method for introducing fluorinated components into molecules

Chemistry - Physics

A team of chemists at the University of Münster has developed a synthesis method for the site-selective integration of the biologically relevant difluoromethyl group into pyridines.

How to Make Ubiquitous Plastics Biodegradable

Understanding the function of a specific bacterial enzyme has paved the way for the biotechnological degradation of styrene.

New Insights Into the Evolution of the Prion Protein

Life Sciences - Chemistry

A study from Bochum describes a mammal-specific domain of the prion protein and offers new approaches for research into neurodegenerative diseases.

International research team cracks a hard physics problem

Physics - Chemistry

Strongly interacting systems play an important role in quantum physics and quantum chemistry. Stochastic methods such as Monte Carlo simulations are a proven method for investigating such systems.

Using light to control innovative materials

Physics - Chemistry

We notice the effect of light when the sun warms us and makes the world more pleasant. But light is not only of great importance for humans and nature.


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