“Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution.” Theodosius Dobzhansky (1900-1975), geneticist and evolutionary biologist.
From Chemical Origins of Life to Metabolomics
The Urey-Miller experiment simulated hypothetical conditions thought at the time to be present on the early Earth.
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Special dossier on Metabolomics for the Spanish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SEBBM) (in Spanish). Contributors: Roger Guimera & Marta Sales, David Rojo & Coral Barbas, Carles Folguet & Marta Cascante, Oscar Yanes.2 January, 2016
A scientific article published in “Nature Scientific Reports” reveals that the oxidation of the amino acid methionine is a blood marker that indicates the oxidation of good cholesterol. This oxidation prevents the cholesterol from maturing and, therefore, from carrying out its protective function. This study -carried out...24 June, 2015