Scientists engineer one protein to fight cancer and regenerate neurons

Our lungs, bones, blood vessels and other major organs are made up of cells, and one way our bodies keep us healthy is by using protein messengers known as ligands that bind to receptors on the surfaces of cells to regulate our biological processes. When those messages get garbled, it can make us ill with a host of different diseases. Now a team led by … Continue reading Scientists engineer one protein to fight cancer and regenerate neurons

Scientists solve mystery of spontaneous smog formation

How Smog is formed ? – The atmospheric pollutants or gases that form smog are released in the air when fuels are burnt.When sunlight and its heat react with these gases and fine particles in the atmosphere, smog is formed. It is purely caused by air pollution. The cause of this spontaneous generation of pollution particles has been a mystery, but now scientists from Caltech, … Continue reading Scientists solve mystery of spontaneous smog formation