Life Sciences

5 Facts You Should Know About Peptide Synthesis

As the name suggests, peptide synthesis is the sequence of creating peptides, compounds made up of several amino acids connected by amide bonds, also called peptide bonds. They are chemically synthesized through the condensation reaction of one amino acid’s carboxyl group to another amino group. To avoid any kind of undesirable side reactions with plenty

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Biomedical Applications of Hydrogels

Hydrogels are substances that absorb and retain water in large quantities. The cross-linked polymers usually swell when placed in a liquid medium. Since its introduction in 1960 by Wichterle and Lím, and have been used in various biological and industrial processes. Hydrogel products possess some degree of flexibility, like the natural tissues, to hold a

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Purolite’s Agarose Chromatography Resins

To isolate the desired protein from a more complex mix, scientists use chromatography as a preferred method. In order to perform this protein purification process, certain chromatography resins come in to play, serving as separation agents. Of all available resin sources, the best one for the job by far is agarose. This polysaccharide is a

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Life-Changing Biology Science Discoveries

The science of biology is shaping everything around us from agriculture, psychology, medicine, to technology. This article revisits the top life-changing biology discoveries in the history of man. Illustration art of the human body, medical science, with an element of biotechnology. Scientists are changing the way we live every day through discoveries and inventions. Scientific

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Are Life Sciences Organizations Ready to Embrace FHIR?

Authored by Manish Sharma, Senior Vice-President Life Sciences, CitiusTech and Parikshit Sheth, Healthcare Consultant, CitiusTech Life sciences organizations continue to feel the regulatory and legislative pressures associated with the transition from volume to value-based care. To meet the challenges imposed by government regulations and the rising cost of healthcare, these organizations are now going ‘beyond

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