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Magazine

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics.&nbsp;<a href="#__target_object_not_reachable"> <br /></a>

Nanoelectronics

Tomorrow's electronics are diverse. Above all, they take place on the smallest scale. On the nanometre scale, researchers today are already juggling the most varied ingredients: various organic substances on a molecular level or graphene which shows unusual mechanical or electronic characteristics. [more]

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Chemistry . Structural Biology

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Solar fuels as generated by nature

August 20, 2014

Thanks to new insights into the details of photosynthetic water splitting, the prospects for the development of clean fuels based on water and sunlight are improving [more]

Developmental Biology . Evolutionary Biology . Genetics . Immunobiology

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500 million year reset for the immune system

August 18, 2014

A single factor can reset the immune system of mice to a state likely similar to what it was 500 million years ago, when the first vertebrates emerged. [more]

Physiology . Plant Research

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Researchers block plant hormone

August 17, 2014

A small molecule inhibits jasmonic acid and helps to explain its effects [more]

Immunobiology . Infection Biology . Medicine . Microbiology

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New weapon of the immune system discovered

August 13, 2014

Aryl hydrocarbon receptor binds bacterial toxins and initiates their destruction [more]

Genetics . Medicine . Neurosciences

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Toxic proteins damage nerve cells

August 11, 2014

Researchers uncover new causes for ALS and a specific form of dementia [more]

Neurosciences

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Equation to predict happiness

August 05, 2014

Study looks at role of expectations and rewards in determination of people's happiness [more]

Behavioural Biology . Neurosciences

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Passing clouds in cuttlefish

August 01, 2014

Max Planck scientists establish tropical cuttlefish Metasepia tullbergi as a model organism to study travelling waves in biological systems [more]

Medicine . Neurosciences

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Insular cortex alterations in mouse models of autism

July 31, 2014

Scientists unravel a neural circuit that could play an important role in autism [more]

 
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