Phosphopeptides – August, 2021 Newsletter

August 7, 2021

Phosphopeptides Phosphopeptides play very important roles in cell signaling and may be self-antigens which may induce positive immune responses. Researchers are showing increasing interests in phosphopeptides due to their broad applications in drug discovery for treating various kinds of diseases. Phosphopeptides were initially synthesized by post phosphorylation of a synthesized peptide. However, low yields along…

What is a Biotechnologist?

August 6, 2021

We’ve discussed the many different roles that involve chemistry in another blog. However, one of these roles which have proven to be quite popular is that of a biotechnologist. For those that don’t already know, a biotechnologist is someone who develops new products to improve and better human life.  While the role may sound complicated at…

What Are the Sub-Branches of Chemical Engineering?

July 28, 2021

Chemical engineering is a massive industry, responsible for the design and operation of chemical plants, improving everyday life, and even creating household and everyday items, such as clothing, pharmaceutical drugs, food, drink, and energy. It’s safe to say that without chemistry and chemical engineers, the world would not function the way it should, or maybe it…

What Does Chemical Analysis Mean?

July 23, 2021

Within the field of chemistry and chemical technology, there is what is known as chemical analysis. Chemical analysis is essential, checking our environment for potential risks, including air pollution. While it may sound fairly straightforward, performing an analysis is actually fairly complex. There is more than one chemical analysis method, with various tests performed to analyze chemicals…

What Is Chemical Technology?

July 15, 2021

Whether you work in the field of chemistry or not, you may have heard the phrase “chemical technology” in passing. However, what does this mean? Chemical technology is is a branch of applied chemistry concerned with creating new chemical products. As a part of this industry, there are also chemical technicians (trained professionals and chemists…

What Jobs Include the Use of Chemistry?

July 6, 2021

Chemistry is involved in many, many different jobs across the world, some of which you may never have realized. For example, it is essential for the production of food, pharmaceutical drugs, forensic science, and even the manufacturing of clothing items. We often fail to realize just how important chemistry is. However, for those currently studying chemistry…

Why Is Chemistry Important to Our Everyday Life?

June 25, 2021

Chemistry is important to our everyday life for many, many reasons. For example, the development of new products, medicines, food items, rocks, nature, and more.  So, to illustrate the importance of the subject, this article will signpost several reasons why chemistry is important – there will always be the need for chemical engineers and chemistry. The development…

What Is the Difference Between Chemistry and Physics?

June 15, 2021

Many people confuse chemistry and physics, mainly as some parts intertwine. However, unless you’ve studied both subjects yourself, it can quite easily be simple to become confused, too. Similarly, both chemistry and physics study the science of matter, further complicating things. Despite this, there is actually a very clear difference between the two subjects. And,…

How Difficult Is Chemical Engineering?

June 11, 2021

The role of a chemical engineer can be demanding, mainly depending on your individual role, whether concerned with environmental regulation, research, or the recycling of raw materials to be used and turned into useful, everyday products. Many people do not know what a chemical engineer does. However, even more, people do not know how difficult a role…

Everything You Need to Know About Resins

June 4, 2021

Resins are crucial to many industries we all use and interact with. Learn all about them here!