Glycolysis – sweet metabolism 4th December 2023

In today's article, we will dive again into the biochemical processes that occur during a process called cellular respiration or Glycolysis. Although we know that this topic will be of greater interest to high school graduates or students of biological and medical faculties, we also encourage others interested in the topic of our body. There... Continue reading

Replication – the action in DNA 27th November 2023

Today we will try to introduce you to one of them – replication. When thinking about genetics, most of us think of the DNA helix. Two lines spinning around each other creating a screw-like shape. However, although genetics is actually based on genetic material in the form of DNA, many different processes are involved. What... Continue reading

Biological medicines – Modernity in pharmacy 20th October 2023

The pharmaceutical and biological medicines market is full of all kinds of medicines for most diseases. New OTC and generic medicines appear in pharmacies. However, in addition to the most well-known pharmaceuticals, doctors are increasingly using a relatively new creation in pharmacy - biological medicines. What are these medicines and what diseases do they treat?... Continue reading

Achoo! So what is an allergy? 29th August 2023

With the ongoing summer period, many plants begin to bloom. Unfortunately, this process then involves the production of a large amount of pollen, which is then carried by bees to disseminate certain plant species. Why unfortunately? Many of us suffer from a condition called allergy, which is very often caused by contact with various types... Continue reading

Malaria – still a real threat 21st August 2023

What is malaria? Malaria is a mosquito-borne disease caused by parasites in the insects' bodies. It is a serious disease and sometimes fatal. The exact species of mosquito that is involved in the infection process is Anopheles. The disease begins with the bite of a mosquito carrier, which, together with a puncture of the skin,... Continue reading

Radiation Sickness What It Is, Symptoms & Treatment 8th August 2023

With the release of Christopher Nolan's Oppenheimer, the public became interested in the atomic bomb and radiation itself. Remembering the explosion in Hiroshima, we witnessed how a large influx of nuclear radiation affects the human body. Many of us also survived the explosion of the Chernobyl power plant, where a real threat of radiation sickness... Continue reading

Meiosis – an interesting cell cycle 25th July 2023

Meeting with articles or scientific books related to biology, we often come across words such as meiosis and mitosis. Both, despite their mysterious name, play a very important role in the life of the cell. Unfortunately, we often confuse them due to similarities in the name and location of the action. Thanks to this article,... Continue reading