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28. January 2014

On the way to more efficient boron-10 detectors

The Detectors lab at CEA

A team in CEA Saclay is working on a new detector that uses boron-10 instead of helium-3. Read more

25. November 2013

Researchers suggest an enhanced method for the study of biological membranes


The analysis of cholesterol and lipids transfer shows the advantages of combining the methods of RSE and vesicle fusion to prepare tBLMs solid-supported membrane models. Read more

22. November 2013

Where and how do plant roots take up water?


Have you ever eaten lupins? They are a common snack in Mediterranean countries. Thanks to NMI3 funding, scientists from the Georg August University of Göttingen in Germany have investigated where and how the roots of these plants take water from the soil. Read more