Olfactory receptors discovered in bronchi
The muscle cells of bronchi detect scents, for example a specific banana and apricot scent. This might be good news for asthma sufferers. Press release
How athletes regenerate
What does an Olympic athlete do after the competition? He runs another round to warm down, goes to the sauna or has a massage. Sports scientists have analysed the effect these activities have on the body. Rubin article
New catalyst for hydrogen production
With the aid of platinum catalysts, it is possible to efficiently produce hydrogen. However, this metal is rare and expensive. Researchers have discovered an alternative that is just as good, but less costly. Press release
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