Tagged: testes

Golden Opportunity for Male Contraception - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jun 16, 2013

Researchers at the University of Science and Technology in China have successfully demonstrated a new approach to male contraception in mice using gold nanorods. Following a single injection of a solution containing the nanorods into the testes of the mice, an infra-red laser was used to heat the nanorods to between 37 and 45 degrees Celsius. Depending on the extend … Read More

Structured procrastination (#2) - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jul 24, 2011

My structured procrastinations[1] consist of rummaging through the contents my web browser, relocating tabs of mostly lighter material I’ve left open that I thought that might interest my readers. It’s a potpourri, so you should find something to suit your tastes. I’ve enboldened phrases that capture each topic. Read More