A biodegradable adhesive made of entirely naturally derived chemical components that break down after use
Most adhesives today are made of plastic, but BU chemists hope a new biodegradable alternative will provide a more environmentally friendly option Plastics of the future should, ideally for... Read more
What if scientists could manipulate your brain so that a traumatic memory lost its emotional power over your psyche?
Proof It’s Possible to Enhance or Suppress Memories Steve Ramirez (CAS’10), a Boston University neuroscientist fascinated by memory, believes that a small structure in the brain could hold t... Read more
Synthetic biologists have added high-precision analog-to-digital signal processing to the genetic circuitry of living cells
Synthetic biologists add tunable, analog-to-digital converter to their toolkit Synthetic biologists have added high-precision analog-to-digital signal processing to the genetic circuitry of... Read more