Tag : stem cells

What’s new in science this week?

2 years ago / 0 comments

Computer Operating system and short movie stored on DNA: Scientists at the Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science have shown that it’s possible to use an algorithm, normally designed for streaming videos on mobile devices, to squeeze more information into our DNA’s four base nucleotides. Due to its compact … Read More

Spitting to save a life

6 years ago / 0 comments

2.11.12 You might have been a little taken aback to be asked to donate your spit on campus, but it’s all part of a push to find bone marrow donors. The Leeds University Union branch of the Anthony Nolan blood cancer charity, ‘Marrow’ held a drop in session on Thursday … Read More