This blog is dedicated to the most advanced frontiers of scientific research and the innovative therapies that are being tried out around the world. Furthermore it embrace the dialogue between researchers and artists to overcome the damaging barriers that exist between humanist and scientific culture.

contributors Luca Nicola and Paolo Rossi Castelli

This blog is dedicated to the most advanced frontiers of scientific research and the innovative therapies that are being tried out around the world. Furthermore it embrace the dialogue between researchers and artists to overcome the damaging barriers that exist between humanist and scientific culture.

contributors: Luca Nicola and Paolo Rossi Castelli

Françoise barrè sinoussi

Françoise, the virologist who discovered the HIV virus

Françoise Barré-Sinoussi won the 2008 Nobel Prize in Medicine, together with Luc Montagnier, for the discovery of human immunodeficiency virus...

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ciglia test

New health tests resulting from the movement of “cilia”

Not many people know this, but our health and our wellbeing also depend on very thin filaments that literally float...

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linda buck

Linda, the scientist who unveiled the secrets of smell

Linda B. Buck won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2004, together with Richard Axel, for her work on olfactory...

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psicosi autoimmune

Do some forms of psychosis have an autoimmune origin?

Do schizophrenia and other forms of psychosis have an autoimmune component? In other words, are they caused by errors in...

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christiane nusslein volhard

Christiane, the genius of biochemistry

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard was awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1995, together with Eric Wieschaus and Edward Lewis, for her...

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cerotto infarto

A “technological” patch for heart attack damages

A hyper-technological patch may perhaps help, in the future, to repair hearts damaged by a heart attack. The results achieved...

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Gertrude B. Elion donne da nobel

Gertrude, the scientist who revolutionized pharmacology

Gertrude B. Elion won the Nobel Prize for Medicine for her research on acyclovir, an antiviral drug. Over her career...

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carne coltivata

“Cultured” meat to reduce the problems of animal farming

Lab-grown meat has made new progress and is starting to resemble “natural” meat more and more. This is confirmed in...

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rita levi montalcini

Rita, the pioneer of neurobiology

Rita Levi-Montalcini was the first woman to be admitted to the Accademia Pontificia (Pontifical Academy of Sciences) and the only...

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cellule CAR T

“CAR” cells also for treating childhood cancers

Using a cutting-edge immunotherapy, called CAR, researchers from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston have managed to block neuroblastoma

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Barbara McClintock

Barbara, the founder of cellular genetics

Barbara was awarded the Prize in 1983 for her discovery of transposons, the genetic elements capable of changing position within...

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Covid-19 e inquinamento dell’aria

Covid-19 and air pollution, dangerously intertwined

Air pollution appears to have a very close connection with the seriousness of Covid-19.
This is confirmed by a...

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Rosalyn Yallow

Rosalyn, the mother of endocrinology

Rosalyn Sussman Yalow was the sixth woman in the world to win the Nobel Prize in Science and the second...

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algoritmo per correggere farmaci

An algorithm to correct drugs that are too “masculine”

An algorithm that uses artificial intelligence systems to predict the ways that many drugs currently on the market, tested almost...

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Gerty Cori donne da Nobel

Gerty, the first female winner of the Nobel Prize in Medicine

Gerty Radnitz Cori was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1947.
The prize, shared with...

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Il virus passa dagli uomini ai cani, ma non viceversa

The virus passes from humans to dogs, but not vice-versa

The first known case dates back to the beginning of March: a Pomeranian puppy was infected by its owner, who...

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mozart alzeimer

Now there is proof: Mozart’s music can “heal”

They have called it the Mozart effect, because in tests it is this music by the Salzburg musician that is...

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Test del DNA: cosa ci dicono davvero sui nostri antenati?

DNA tests: what do they really tell us about our ancestors?

DNA tests work really well to find out who a person’s parents are, but can give less reliable responses in...

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Covid-19: il virus non appare poi così “mutevole”

Covid-19: the virus doesn’t appear to be so “changeable”

Cautiously optimistic. This is the outcome of one of the most complete and realistic studies conducted to the present date...

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Perché è così difficile resistere ai cibi pieni di zucchero?

Why are sugary foods so hard to resist?

Sugar is a word that we all know, and that we usually associate with a sweetening ingredient.
In fact,...

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vitamine-false-contro-i-batteri-piu-temibili

“False” vitamins to fight the most frightening bacteria

Vitamins are fundamental molecules not only for human life, but also for the lives of many other living organisms, including...

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I nostri neuroni si muovono come pesci

Our neurons move like fish

What do a school of fish swimming in perfect harmony and our brain cells that give rise to an uninterrupted...

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organoidi-per-scegliere-la-chemio-piu-efficace-anti-tumori

Organoids for the most effective chemotherapy to treat cancer

Organoids are tiny parts of organs created in the laboratory using “real” cells of the body (which are grown on...

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infosfera

The infosphere is transforming our lives

Today, we are living in unprecedented times, in which the clear division of the online and offline worlds no longer...

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Françoise barrè sinoussi

Françoise, the virologist who discovered the HIV virus

Françoise Barré-Sinoussi won the 2008 Nobel Prize in Medicine, together with Luc Montagnier, for the...

> Read More
ciglia test

New health tests resulting from the movement of “cilia”

Not many people know this, but our health and our wellbeing also depend on very...

> Read More
linda buck

Linda, the scientist who unveiled the secrets of smell

Linda B. Buck won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 2004, together with Richard Axel,...

> Read More
psicosi autoimmune

Do some forms of psychosis have an autoimmune origin?

Do schizophrenia and other forms of psychosis have an autoimmune component? In other words, are...

> Read More
christiane nusslein volhard

Christiane, the genius of biochemistry

Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard was awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1995, together with Eric Wieschaus...

> Read More
cerotto infarto

A “technological” patch for heart attack damages

A hyper-technological patch may perhaps help, in the future, to repair hearts damaged by a...

> Read More
Gertrude B. Elion donne da nobel

Gertrude, the scientist who revolutionized pharmacology

Gertrude B. Elion won the Nobel Prize for Medicine for her research on acyclovir, an...

> Read More
carne coltivata

“Cultured” meat to reduce the problems of animal farming

Lab-grown meat has made new progress and is starting to resemble “natural” meat more and...

> Read More
rita levi montalcini

Rita, the pioneer of neurobiology

Rita Levi-Montalcini was the first woman to be admitted to the Accademia Pontificia (Pontifical Academy...

> Read More
cellule CAR T

“CAR” cells also for treating childhood cancers

Using a cutting-edge immunotherapy, called CAR, researchers from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston...

> Read More
Barbara McClintock

Barbara, the founder of cellular genetics

Barbara was awarded the Prize in 1983 for her discovery of transposons, the genetic elements...

> Read More
Covid-19 e inquinamento dell’aria

Covid-19 and air pollution, dangerously intertwined

Air pollution appears to have a very close connection with the seriousness of Covid-19.
...

> Read More
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Luca Nicola

Copywriter since 1988, he began his career in De Agostini, and then chose to continue as a freelancer. Graduated in Philosophy, he is currently also a professor of Web Marketing at the Federlegno Training Center. As a communication consultant, he has been working for many clients for many years, including some large international groups. In 2012 he opened the personal blog “Mela N” where he deals with topics related to Writing, Communication, Content Marketing and Storytelling.

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Paolo Rossi Castelli

Journalist since 1983, has been dealing with scientific divulgation for years, especially in the fields of medicine and biology. Creator of Sportello Cancro, the site created by corriere.it on oncology in collaboration with the Umberto Veronesi Foundation. He collaborated with the pages of the Science of Corriere della Sera for several years. He is the founder and director of PRC-Comunicare la scienza.

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