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Sterlitech Corporation Offers the Innovative Aquaporin Forward Osmosis Membrane Kent, WA (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 Sterlitech Corporation, a leading manufacturer
Water channels exist not only in nature – microscopical water channels are also present in the cells of the body, where they ensure that water can be transported through the protective surface of the cell.
A new protein, called aquaporin-4, is making waves and found to play a key role in brain inflammation, or encephalitis.
Research by University of Warwick's School of Life Sciences has opened up a new path to produce water efficient seeds that will be a significant tool to help create drought resistance, and ensure global food security.
LONDON, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the biomimetic membranes market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Aquaporin A/S with the "2009 European Biomimetic Membranes Technology Innovation Award." The demand for high-purity water separation across a wide variety of industries is likely to establish Aquaporin Membranes, a novel biomimetic membrane that is embedded with aquaporins, as the standard equipment for membrane separation. (Logo:...
New research reveals how proteins that are critical for the transparency of the eye lens are properly sorted and localized in membrane bilayers.
All living organisms must be able to regulate the flow of water into and out from cells, in order to maintain cell form and size. This regulation is carried out by special proteins known as "aquaporins".
Water is a crucial ingredient for life, but its level inside cells must be carefully regulated to maintain proper cell shape and size.
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