Failures sometimes happen in the cells. As part of the ReMedy program at the Centre of New Technologies of the University of Warsaw, scientists check how the cells handle various defects. Recently they showed what happens when the mitochondria - cellular power plants - fail.
Cultural achievements from the Iberian Peninsula reached the territory of Poland, Sicily and the British Isles in pre-historic times. Scientists in Nature report about the migration and transmission of Bell-Beaker culture artefacts in Europe.
An electronic stethoscope integrated with a thermometer and a mobile application will allow patients to conduct lung and heart auscultation on their own. Scientists from the University of Adam Mickiewicz in Poznań participated in the development of the device.