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August 20, 2014

Peptide-Drug Conjugate Kills Persistent Bacterial Cells

Antibiotics: Adding a peptide that penetrates cell membranes to an existing antibiotic allows the drug to enter bacterial sleeper cells that can cause chronic infections

August 19, 2014

New Polymer Nanocapsules Come With Built-In Channels

Nanomaterials: The particles’ nanosized pores open in response to high pH, releasing their cargo

August 18, 2014

Engineered Bacteria Stick To Cancer Cells

Synthetic Biology: Researchers modified bacterial proteins called adhesins to target proteins expressed on human cells

August 18, 2014

Directing Venom To Fight Cancer

ACS Meeting News: Encapsulated venom peptide can skip healthy cells

August 18, 2014

Cost Of Production Scale-Up Weighs On Biobased Chemical Firms

Second Quarter: Production hurdles keep industry in the red

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