Category: Virology

Going viral: New cells for norovirus production in the lab

Human norovirus is a major cause of infections that can be particularly dangerous to children and elderly people. Here, a research team found that human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived intestinal epithelial cells allowed for...

Training Your Dog Humanely: Part One

Welcome the Dog to the Human World Have you ever watched The Dog Whisperer and thought, 'Wow, that guy is amazing! I know I have many times. Cesar Milan teaches one basic principle about...

Plants as antifungal factories

Researchers have developed a biotechnological tool to produce, in a very efficient manner, antifungal proteins in the leaves of the plant Nicotiana benthamiana. These proteins are promising biomolecules that could be used to develop...