“Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution.” Theodosius Dobzhansky (1900-1975), geneticist and evolutionary biologist.
From Chemical Origins of Life to Metabolomics
The Urey-Miller experiment simulated hypothetical conditions thought at the time to be present on the early Earth.
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A scientific article published in “Nature Scientific Reports” reveals that the oxidation of the amino acid methionine is a blood marker that indicates the oxidation of good cholesterol. This oxidation prevents the cholesterol from maturing and, therefore, from carrying out its protective function. This study -carried out...24 June, 2015
Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Friday, February 19, 2016 This course will provide an overview of key issues that affect metabolomics studies, handling dataset and procedures for the analysis of metabolomics data using bioinformatics tools. It will be delivered using a mixture of lectures, computer-based practical...29 October, 2014