Tag: enzymes

Innovation, Research

Biochemists use enzymes to change how brain cells communicate with each other

June 13, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

As you’re reading this sentence, the cells in your brain, called neurons, are sending rapid-fire electrical signals between each other, transmitting information. They’re doing so via tiny, specialized junctions between them called synapses. There are many different types of synapses […]

Innovation, Research

Foods with similar nutrition content affect the gut differently

June 17, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

A recent study, the results of which feature in the journal Cell Host & Microbe, looked at participants’ diets and stool samples over the course of 17 days to examine the discrepancies between how different foods influence the gut microbiome, […]