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(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)Mucus is a hydrogel that covers all wet epithelia in the human body including the eyes, respiratory, gastrointestinal and female reproductive systems. While mucus is sometimes characterized as a waste product, it actually ...
Epitranscriptomics : translational regulation of metabolism, drug resistance and proteostasis during cellular stress (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)The epitranscriptome -- the naturally occurring system of chemical modifications on ribonucleic acid (RNA) --
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)Artificially photosynthetic systems aim to store solar energy and chemically reduce carbon dioxide. These systems have been developed in order to use light to drive processes for carbon fixation into biomass and/or liquid ...