Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

January 03, 2016
Biggest database for cancer drug discovery goes 3-D
The world's largest database for cancer drug discovery has been revolutionized by adding 3-D structures of faulty proteins and maps of cancer's communication networks, according to Cancer Research UK-funded research published in Nucleic Acid Research today (Monday).

Coulomb blockade in organic conductors found, a world first
A research group of Osaka University succeeded in showing experimental evidence to prove Coulomb blockade taking place on two-dimensional organic conducting polymer films, a world first.

It's official! Element 113 was discovered at RIKEN
Element 113, discovered by a RIKEN group led by Kosuke Morita, has become the first element on the periodic table found in Asia. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to