Elucidating the molecular-level interactions between nanocarbons and biological membranes
Dr S Romero-Vargas Castrillon
15 June 2019
The emergence of carbon-based nanomaterials (e.g., fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, and graphene) in the past two decades unleashed a scientific revolution due to their unique physical and chemical properties, such as mechanical strength, high electrical and thermal conductivity, and antimicrobial properties.
Wild Biome: interactions between gut microbiota and parasites
Dr S Perkins, Dr J Lello
7 January 2019
In terms of numbers of cells, we are more bacteria than we are human, and the trillions of bacteria that inhabit our gut (our ‘microbiota’) are vital for biological processes and affect many aspects of health.