November 30, 2023 Bio-technology, Biology

A new tool to predict RNA/DNA duplexes stability in cells

RNA/DNA hybrid duplexes formation is a crucial step of important biological processes, such…
November 9, 2023 Biology

New insights on the formation of secondary nucleic acid structures adopted by cytosine-rich DNA

i-Motifs (iMs) are tetra-helical secondary structures, generated by the folding of DNA sequences…
May 10, 2023 Biology, Health

Insights into ligand-DNA binding to provide awareness on the role of G-rich sequences in Life and disease

One of the biggest challenges that modern medicine must overcome when facing complex…
April 20, 2023 Biology, Health

New insights into the effect of oxidative stresses on specific DNA structures

The genetic information in DNA is coded by four nucleobases commonly indicated by…
November 28, 2022 Biology, Health

Scientists discover new drugs against COVID by virtual screening and UV analyses

Thanks to vaccines, the COVID-19 pandemic is under control, and now it’s possible…
May 9, 2022 Biology, Materials Sciences

New technology opens to a whole new set of investigations of biological wet samples

Characterisation of the hydrated specimen, using advanced spectroscopic and microscopic methods, is crucial…
March 14, 2022 Biology, Health

International collaboration provides new insights into an unusual DNA structural family

After almost seventy years from the discovery of the double-helical structure of DNA,…
February 7, 2022 Biology, Health

How does ethanol inactivate viruses?

The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is responsible for the ongoing…