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That the so-called “Mediterranean diet” is good to keep a healthy heart is well known. However, how the eating habits of this population help […] Read more The post Cardiac lycopene – Tomatoes for your heart appeared first on Mapping Ignorance. Related posts:Tumor Killer Viruses Shear-driven drug delivery service Diabetes, a road paved with unfolded proteins
Perhaps the most repeated words in the last few years when talking about graphene – since scientists Geim and Novoselov were awarded the Nobel Prize […] Read more The post Sieving at the nanoscale: desalination of seawater through nanoporous graphene appeared first on Mapping Ignorance. Related posts:Carnivorous plants inspire novel liquid repellent surfaces Superparamagnetic nanoparticles and the separation problem Carbon nanotubes to study neuron activity
Gene-editing method could remove HIV from infected cells. Scientists have found a way of eliminating HIV from infected cells. Using the CRISPR/Cas9 genome-editing system, […] Read more The post MI weekly selection #85 appeared first on Mapping Ignorance. Related posts:A tale about aquatic snails in the middle of the desert Let there be fascinating plants At the crossroads of Botany and Archaeology
Black holes are not only gravitationally attractive: they also capture people’s attention. Just mention these two words in a course of elementary astronomy or in […] Read more The post Packed black holes appeared first on Mapping Ignorance. Related posts:Black Holes, Stop pirating my data!!! An almost luminical spin for a supermassive black hole Hawking’s information preservation and weather forecasting mess
The idea of a living fossil is rather intuitive. We think that a kind of organism deserves that denomination if it has been living […] Read more The post What does a molecular living fossil look like? appeared first on Mapping Ignorance. Related posts:Living beings: systems all the way back to their chemical origins Grasshopper mouse mighty powers against evil bark scorpion: a molecular tale Bears and riddles
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