Azoospermia caused by the same molecular mechanisms as Cystic Fibrosis

A recent research article reveals that the molecular causes for Azoospermia and Cystic Fibrosis could be common! But first, some background information… Azoospermia in brief Azoospermia is a male medical condition of having low or not having

Human Microbiome – Discover a New Universe Hidden in Your Body!

Human Microbiome Project will map the genetic sequences of bacterial world hidden in our bodies! If you recall the biology course in the college, the average human being is a collection of about 10 trillion eukaryotic cells

Spliceosome

It was very hard to select my first “Bio Celebrity”. At the end my choice is – The Spliceosome! The spliceosome is the component that makes possible the “maturation” of the mRNAs (removing the introns from the

(The most) Extremophile Bacteria

Extremophile bacteria suggests new possible life systems?! Life (as we know it!) is mostly composed of 6 elements – carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, oxygen, sulfur, and phosphorus. These six elements make up all the viable organic compounds in

Exploring The Universe

I was quite lucky today! My day started with interactive exploring the Universe with the interactive media “Scale of the Universe” developed by Cary Huang at htwins. You can start Exploring the Universe from the “quantum foam”