Neuroscientists at the University of Oxford are investigating the pathways that lead to dopamine transmission in the brain; their observations challenge long-held beliefs surrounding neural function in this area and could have implications for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease and addiction
IEEE PES’s Executive Director Patrick Ryan outlines the Society’s scope, highlighting its growing presence as a leading provider of scientific and engineering information on electric power and energy for the betterment of the global society
The gap between the numbers of STEM jobs versus the number of highly skilled professionals ready to fulfil these positions is a problem that appears to be growing. International Innovation examines how industries and governments are adapting to meet the needs of an increasingly technological world
An international group of researchers led by scientists at St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, USA, has shown promising results from an anti-malarial compound known as (+)-SJ733. The team has evidence that the compound is tricking the immune system into rapidly destroying red blood cells infected with the malaria parasite while leaving healthy cells unharmed. In…
International Innovation examines the actions that countries across the globe are taking to mitigate climate change – activities that are in line with the UN’s latest climate change report.
International Innovation provides an insight into the mechanisms of malaria, as well as the challenges and successes involved in eradicating the disease, including how scientists are working to develop long-lasting treatments and effective prevention strategies.
International Innovation highlights the impacts of space exploration on society and considers how, as humankind push deeper into space, it may find answers to issues on our home planet.