Industry News

  • 16 April 2018

    Algorithm optimises peptides to target drug-resistant bacteria

    Researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Catholic University of Brasilia have developed a computer algorithm to develop antimicrobial peptides that kill microbes more effectively than peptides synthesised...

  • 11 April 2018

    Computer simulation offers digital penicillin production

    Researchers from Austrian university TU Wien and international pharmaceutical company Sandoz have developed a computer simulation that replicates the growth behaviour of penicillin-producing organisms, enabling drug production to continue without...

  • 15 February 2018

    Ketone drink limits spikes in blood sugar

    Researchers have tested a drink containing a ketone supplement and found that it can limit spikes in blood sugar experienced after consuming carbohydrate.