More Than a Numbers Game: New Technique Gauges Microbial Communities by Biomass
New technique allows researchers to get a more in-depth view of microbial communities.
Study Shows Need for Adaptive Powered Knee Prosthesis to Assist Amputees
Study shows adaptive robotic prosthesis could be helpful to amputees attempting to adapt to real-world situations, like carrying a backpack.
PNC Bank Named Official Bank of NC State
PNC Bank becomes NC State's official bank.
Study Examines Cross-Species Interactions
A new study shows the ways differing species interact at the molecular level.
NC State Experts Can Discuss Hurricane, Flood Issues
NC State experts are ready to share knowledge on a host of storm-related topics.
Expanding Tropical Forest Spells Disaster for Conservation
Plants and ants living in tropical savannas disappear when forests encroach due to lack of fire.
Microbot Origami Can Capture, Transport Single Cells
Microscopic cubes can be assembled and pre-programmed to change their shape and perform a variety of tasks, paving the way for soft biomimetic devices.
NC State Receives DARPA Funding to Develop, Test Gene Drive System
Developing and testing a gene drive system to reduce invasive mouse populations is the focus of a DARPA-funded research project.
Variation at a Central Metabolic Gene Influences Male Fruit Fly Lifespan
Why do females outlive males? For fruit flies, the answer can be found in the expression of an important metabolism gene.
New Design Improves Performance of Flexible Wearable Electronics
New design has self-healing properties to maintain connections - and keep devices working - even after a thousand flexes.