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The latest news from the Biochemical Society

  Calling all biochemists working in industry
Are you a biochemist working in industry? If so, we want to hear your views. Attend our focus group on 6 February and help inform our industry initiative.
  Standing on the shoulder of giantesses
A new Society-commissioned report unveils the fascinating history of women in biochemistry between 1945 and 1975. Read about it on our blog.
  Upcoming deadline for Summer Vacation Studentships
We provide up to  £1,600 to support undergraduate students to carry out a summer lab placement. Applications must be made by 11 February 2015.
  Science Communication Competition now open
Our annual Science Communication Competition, which seeks out talented undergraduate and postgraduate science communicators, is open for entries. 
  Nature to nanotechnology: a conference on repetitive proteins
Repetitive proteins are abundant in nature, perform vital functions and have useful potential in nanotechnology. Join our upcoming conference to discuss these impressive yet less well-understood proteins.
  Early bird discounts for upcoming bioscience education workshop
Enhancing Molecular Bioscience Education is an upcoming workshop to share novel ideas and approaches among bioscience educators.
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In a role reversal, RNAs proofread themselves

Molecular photographs of an enzyme bound to RNA reveal a new, inherent quality control mechanism.

New protein detonates ‘invincible’ bacteria from within

Antibiotic-resistant infections are on the rise, foiling efforts to reduce death rates in developing countries where uncontrolled use of antibiotics and poor sanitation run amok. The epidemic of bacteria resistant to antibiotics knows no borders, present

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