Daily Archives: May 22, 2017

Application of ultrasensitive electrochemical biosensors for specific analysis of a glycan on a prostate-specific antigen

Prostate cancer (PCa) is the second most common cancer worldwide, accounting for more than 1.1 million cases in 2012.  The statistics says, that about 1 man in 7 will be diagnosed with PCa during his lifetime with

A figure-of-eight molecule twists the red light

Development of fluorophores for CPL, circularly polarized luminescence, has attracted much attention. CPL has large potential toward future applications such as 3D displays and biosensing.  Major challenges in creating good CPL fluorophores are; 1) large anisotropic dissymmetric

New types of functional pasta enriched with lyophilized tomato or wheat bran antioxidant extracts

The increasing demand for healthy foods has encouraged food companies to direct new research and development activities towards products providing, beyond basic nutritional functions, beneficial effects for health and/or reducing the risk of chronic diseases, i. e.