Tag: cells

Media (GFP Fermentation part 5 of 6)

All cells require nutrition. A properly formulated media contains the necessary nutrients to allow cells to grow and produce. Yeast Extract Tryptic Soy Broth Ammonium chloride Sodium bi-phosphate Monopotassium phosphate and an Antifoam compound Once all of these ingredients are in, another 10 kilograms of High Purity Water is added…all ports and valves are closed…all…

By Ewald Bahringer November 2, 2019 0

Flashback Friday: Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death

“Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death” The anticancer effects of the turmeric pigment curcumin extend well beyond it’s ability to block carcinogens. The anticancer effects of curcumin mainly result from the multitude of ways it regulates programmed cell death. It’s estimated that human body consists of 10 or so trillion cells, that’s a million million.…

By Ewald Bahringer October 11, 2019 28

Cell Transport

Captions are on! Turn off by clicking “CC” at bottom right. Follow us on Twitter (@AmoebaSisters) and Facebook! Have you ever wondered what it must be like to be inside a cell? Imagine the genetic material, the cytoplasm, the ribosomes—you will find that in almost ALL cells—-prokaryotes and eukaryotes. Eukaryote cells in addition have membrane…

By Ewald Bahringer October 3, 2019 100

Media Prep

In order to grow, cells need very specific environmental conditions food, energy, proper temperature and humidity. When growing cells in the lab we have to create these conditions using culture media. Solid culture media is a mixture of agar and nutrients poured into petri dishes. In this exercise we’ll demonstrate the steps for preparing brain…

By Ewald Bahringer October 3, 2019 47

Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death

“Turmeric Curcumin Reprogramming Cancer Cell Death” The anticancer effects of the turmeric pigment curcumin extend well beyond it’s ability to block carcinogens. The anticancer effects of curcumin mainly result from the multitude of ways it regulates programmed cell death. It’s estimated that human body consists of 10 or so trillion cells, that’s a million million.…

By Ewald Bahringer September 15, 2019 73