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Smart packaging

Smart Packaging Cuts Cost for Manufacturers

The packaging used to handle input traffic in a production chain is typically not reusable. This practice affects costs because it generates a large...
sun coral

Sun Coral Invades the Brazilian Coast Owing to Its Amazing Capacity...

Detected for the first time in Brazil on the coast of the Southeast region in the late 1980s, when oil and gas prospecting began...
beef cattle

Fertilization and Diet Reduce Methane Emissions and Raise Productivity of Beef...

Fertilizing pasture with nitrogen and supplementing the cattle herd’s diet with selected nutrients can both reduce greenhouse gas emissions and raise yields and economic...
biolarvicides

Researchers Identify Bacteria Capable of Killing Aedes Aegypti Larvae

Researchers at São Paulo State University (UNESP) in Botucatu, Brazil, have identified six species of bacteria with the potential to be used as biolarvicides...
citrus canker

Research Details Functioning of Key Protein for Development of Citrus Canker

Researchers at the National Bioscience Laboratory (LNBio), in Brazil, have revealed details of the structure and function of a key protein for the development...
soybean

Brazilian Study Could Make Soybean Oil Healthier

One of the reasons olive oil has become known as “the ultimate healthy fat” is its high oleic acid content: up to 84% of...
pregnant women

Pregnant Women Should Be Tested More than Once for the Presence...

Molecular tests to detect Zika virus, which enable identification of the pathogen’s genetic material in body fluids, such as blood, urine, semen and saliva...
anti-inflammatory

Little-Known Fruits Contain Powerful Anti-Inflammatory and Anti-Oxidant Agents

Five native Brazilian berries, four of which belong to the genus Eugenia, are just starting to become well-known among scientists but are not yet...
sugarcane

Modified Yeast Increases Sugar Output from Energy Sugarcane

Varieties of “energy sugarcane” obtained by crossbreeding the species Saccharum officinarum and Saccharum spontaneum have been grown in Brazil in recent years. More robust and...
jawbone

Migraine Is Associated with Pain in Joint Connecting Jawbone to Skull

Migraine is known to be associated with pain in the chewing muscles and has hitherto been associated with temporomandibular disorder (TMD) regardless of the...
dark matter

Study Produces Most Precise Map Ever of Dark Matter Distribution in...

Known matter (called “baryonic”) corresponds to only 5% of the contents of the Universe. Another 25% is unknown dark matter, and 70% is dark...
Zika serotypes

New Zika Serotypes May Emerge, Researcher Warns

Zika virus is mutating so fast in Brazilian patients that different serotypes of the pathogen could appear in the near future, as is already...
brain cancer

Genetic Alterations That Make a Type of Brain Cancer More Aggressive...

Among the various types of cancerous brain tumors, 70% are astrocytomas. Fatal in as many as 90% of cases, astrocytomas originate in the largest...
methane

New Technologies for Vinasse Storage and Transportation Reduce Methane Emissions

New technologies used by sugar mills to transport and store vinasse have reduced greenhouse gas emissions during the process of producing ethanol from sugarcane. This...
mycotoxins

Research Improves the Control of Brazil Nut Contamination by Mycotoxins

Brazil nuts are highly susceptible to contamination by mycotoxins – toxic substances produced by fungi – from the moment that they fall to the...
denguevideo

Gut Bacteria from Aedes Aegypti Could Be Weapon Against Dengue and...

Like humans, mosquitoes have guts that are home to an enormous variety of bacteria. Recent studies suggest that modulating mosquitoes’ gut microbiota profile could...
magnetic resonance

Company Innovates by Using Magnetic Resonance to Evaluate Food Quality

The applications and benefits of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) in medicine are well known, but the technology is also used in other areas, such...
zika

Research Group Develops New Methodology to Diagnose Zika

Researchers at the University of São Paulo’s Medical School (FM-USP) in Brazil and Miami University in the United States have identified an antibody in...
rehabilitation

Virtual Reality, Videogames and Robots as Tools in Physical Rehabilitation

Technologies originally designed for entertainment, such as electronic games, gesture recognition sensors and virtual reality (VR) goggles, can make rehabilitation sessions more enjoyable and...
methane

Researchers Isolate Bacterium That Produces Plastic from Methane

The turbid and polluted waters of the Santos Estuarine System off the coast of São Paulo State in Brazil may offer a means for...