Coronavirus

A newly identified coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (formerly 2019-nCoV) has been spreading in China, and has now reached multiple other countries. Here’s what you would like to understand about the virus and therefore the disease it causes, called COVID-19. Update on Thursday, Feb. 20 (ET): —American passengers stuck on a cruise liner off Japan for nearly fortnight were evacuated on SundayContinue Reading

Enzymes are natural catalysts that operate under mild conditions

lMRR Artificial Enzyme Scientists have used an unnatural aminoalkanoic acid and a catalytic copper complex to make a replacement , artificial enzyme. Enzymes are natural catalysts that operate under mild conditions. This makes them a beautiful alternative for industrial chemical catalysis, which can require heat and pressure and toxic solventsContinue Reading