POSTS TAGGED AS biochemical engineering

Artificial Proteins for “Smart” Cells

October 22, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

LOCKR responds to changes in cellular environment
Describing their engineered protein as “a latch, a cage, a key, and a bioactive [MORE]

Engineered Cells to Kill Cancers

January 30, 2018 | | Posted in Newsletter

Engineering Non-Immune Cells to Kill Cancer Cells
Though it has only been tested in cell culture, researchers at ETH Basel Switzerland [MORE]

Magnetic Cell Sensors

February 2, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Ferritin Protein Complex
After screen about ten million variants of the naturally occurring weakly magnetic protein ferritin, MIT researchers discovered a [MORE]

A Polymer Artificial Cell with Synthetic DNA

February 25, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Plastic Cell
This is a must-read to believe: “The researchers used a water droplet as the structure upon which they built [MORE]

Making Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering

April 3, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biochemical engineers at Northwestern University have developed a new method for fabricating scaffolds on which they can grow new [MORE]