Life Science

Dengue Fever: Unraveling the Threat and Progress in Bangladesh

Azrin Nahian, BRAC University

[This short article was the champion of a competition named "Synapse: Where Science meets Art", hosted by BRAC University Natural Sciences...

  • December 04, 2023
Sewage treatment plant in Cuxhaven, Germany

Bioremediation of Wastewater: A Sustainable and Bio-inspired Approach to Environmental Cleanup

Mahruf Al Shahariar, Biotechnology Program, Brac University


Water is the most essential and crucial factor in the earth to sustain life. Though 71% of the earth's surface is...

  • March 05, 2023

Biosensors as a Disease Diagnostic Tool: A Comprehensive Review

Shah Faisal [1], Anila [2]. 1. Biotechnology Program, Brac University 2. Department of Zoology University of Sindh Jamshoro Pakistan


Biosensors are devices that are designed to detect biological molecules and other biologically relevant species utilizing a biological recognition element, typically...

  • February 23, 2023

DNA Sequencing Methods

Shah Faisal[1], Owais Khan[2], Mansor Ahmad[2], 1. Biotechnology Program, Brac University 2. Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering University of Agriculture Peshawar, Pakistan


The demand for fast and inexpensive DNA sequencing data has given birth and dominance to a new generation of sequencing technology....

  • December 09, 2022

A Short Overview of the Virulence Properties of Bacterial Enzymes

Md. Abir Hossen, Microbiology Program, Brac University

Virulence is an agent or organism’s ability to infect the host & to cause infection leading to disease. Virulence factors or...

  • November 13, 2022