Whitney Clavin
Chemical and electrical engineers team up to create a new breed of microdevices for medical diagnostics.
Lori Dajose
A cellular gatekeeper for water molecules finds new use in magnetic resonance imaging.
Whitney Clavin
Living organisms have been persuaded to make chemical bonds not found in nature, a finding that may change how medicines and other chemicals are made in the future.
Whitney Clavin
A new technique called MEMOIR can record the life history of animal cells.
Whitney Clavin
Researchers are developing new tools for the emerging field called microbial therapeutics, in which bacteria are used as medicine.
Marcus Woo
Researchers at Caltech and their colleagues have identified how at least one brain cancer adapts quickly to therapeutic drugs—and they show that by formulating the right combination of drugs, doctors could potentially overcome this resistance and stop a tumor in its tracks.
Ker Than
The detailed map is the first to determine the structure of a massive protein machine with near-atomic resolution.
Ker Than
A team of researchers led by Caltech scientists has shown that nanoparticles can function to target tumors while avoiding adjacent healthy tissue in human cancer patients.
Lori Dajose
Researchers have invented a new visual readout method to count individual nucleic-acid molecules within a sample. The method can be performed by any cell-phone camera.
Ramanuj Basu
In a new paper in the journal Science, Caltech’s Nate Lewis reviews recent developments in solar-energy utilization and looks at some of the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead in the research and development of solar-electricity, solar-thermal, and solar-fuels technologies.
Ker Than
Caltech researchers gain insight into carbon monoxide coupling, one carbon atom at a time.
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