World Hepatitis Day — Raising Awareness and Saving Lives
Every 30 seconds someone dies due to a hepatitis related condition. With vaccines existing against the virus, it is imperative that action is taken soon to reduce the unfortunate deaths caused by the disease. This year, the theme of World Hepatitis Day, which takes place on 28th July is “Hepatitis Can’t Wait”, with a focus […]More Info
Nominations for the World Sustainability Award and the Emerging Sustainability Leader Award are open!
Do you know someone contributing towards sustainability and who deserves recognition? Nominations for the World Sustainability Award and the Emerging Sustainability Leader Award are now open! Find out a bit more about these awards and how to nominate someone below! Why the World Sustainability Awards? From the beginning of his compound preservation project, Dr. Shu-Kun […]More Info
The Drive for More Female Engineers—Interview with Dr. Katalin Balazsi
International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) is a celebration of the work that women engineers do every day. The observance aims to encourage women to participate in engineering and related fields. INWED was first established in 2014 by Women’s Engineering Society (WES) as a national event. In 2017, it expanded to be international. WES itself […]More Info
The Benefits of Being an MDPI Reviewer
MDPI has a rigorous editorial process, featuring multiple subject and language checks. Between the pre-check and editor’s decision stages, peer review is an integral part of publication. MDPI also works with Publons to credit peer reviewers for their work. Check out how it works here. As such, MDPI has a high standard when it comes […]More Info
World Food Safety Day 2021: Why Is It Important?
What Constitutes Food Safety? We don’t often see the rigorous processes that go into ensuring that our food is safe for consumption. Before it reaches our kitchen tables, our meals undergo specific, regulated practices during all stages of the food supply chain, including the growth, transport, preparation, and serving of food products. A lack of […]More Info
World No Tobacco Day—What can be done?
World No Tobacco Day (31st May) is just one of eleven campaigns run by the World Health Organization (WHO), including World Tuberculosis Day and World Malaria Day, already covered in MDPI’s blog. The observance aims to draw attention to tobacco’s consequences and emphasises that a world without tobacco is a cleaner one, with fewer deaths […]More Info
Great article that discusses the value and pitfalls of genetic testing and the genetic etiologies of #epilepsy in children under 1 year of age. #medtwitter #neurotwitter #MedEd mdpi.com/2073-4425/12/7…
In this study, consuming more coffee, vegetables, and being breast fed as well as consuming less processed meat intake were independently associated with lower odds of COVID-19 positivity. mdpi.com/2072-6643/13/6…
#HorticulturaeMDPI New Publication: "Early Physiological Response of #Potato Plants to #Entomopathogenic #Fungi under #Hydroponic Conditions" by Oksana G. Tomilova et al. 👉mdpi.com/2311-7524/7/8/… pic.twitter.com/fYKrfPNPbX
#HorticulturaeMDPI New Publication: "#Disease Susceptibility of Interspecific Cold-Hardy #Grape Cultivars in Northeastern U.S.A" by Ann L. Hazelrigg, Terence L. Bradshaw and Gabriella S. Maia. 👉mdpi.com/2311-7524/7/8/… pic.twitter.com/WpI9gnn6VD
#HorticulturaeMDPI New Publication: "Effects of Runner Removal and Partial Defoliation on the Growth and Yield Performance of ‘Favori’ Everbearing #Strawberry Plants" by Anita Sønsteby, Tomasz L. Woznicki and Ola M. Heide. 👉mdpi.com/2311-7524/7/8/… pic.twitter.com/W2YvROmzYG
Happy to share with you our #fresh_paper regarding the #survival and #reproduction response of #Spotted_Wing_Drosophila in cold and mild field conditions. mdpi.com/2079-7737/10/8… pic.twitter.com/XmGkbAleuy
"Accumulating evidence has highlighted the emerging implications of CNS-related genes in the modulation of brain activities, thereby potentially contributing to high levels of exercise performance." mdpi.com/2073-4425/12/3… #genetics 🧬 #athleticperformance
Research: Effect of Dietary Coenzyme Q10 Plus NADH Supplementation on Fatigue Perception and Health-Related Quality of Life in Individuals with ME/CFS: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial. mdpi.com/2072-6643/13/8… #MECFS
📢New Special Issue: "#Nanocrystalline Bulk Materials at Multiple Scales" 👥Guest Editors: Wenwu Xu & Fawei Tang ⏳Deadline for submissions: 30 March 2022 👉More details: mdpi.com/journal/crysta… #metals #alloys #ceramics #modeling pic.twitter.com/KKiQ3arKv4