Category: Medical Technology

World’s first “synthetic embryo”: why this research is more important than you think1

synthetic embryo In what’s reported as a world–first achievement, biologists have grown mouse embryo models in the lab without the need for fertilised eggs, embryos, or indeed a mouse – using only stem cells and a special incubator. This achievement, published in the journal Cell by a platoon led by experimenters from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel, is a veritably sophisticated model of what happens during early mouse embryo development –…

ISRO’s maiden SSLV carrying earth observation & student satellite best lifts off22

ISRO ISRO’s maiden small satellite launch vehicle, carrying earth observation satellite EOS- 02 andco-passenger scholars satellite AzaadiSAT lifted off from this spaceport on Sunday. The SLV- D1/ EOS- 02 charge by the Indian space agency is aimed at garnering a larger pie in the small launch vehicles request, as it can place the satellites into Low Earth Orbit.   “ The SLV…