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Found 14 articles for May 2019.
 
THE SIGNS Study by Duke-NUS researchers identify factors affecting active and productive ageing among older Singaporeans
7-May-2019

The researchers have completed the first phase of the study and the major findings are classified into physical and functional health, social engagement, intergenerational transfers, volunteerism, work and retirement and lifelong learning.

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School Category: People
 
DGIST developed Next Generation Core Semiconductor Technology based on Graphene with Enhanced High Frequency Signal Transmission Speed
8-May-2019

DGIST Professor Jae Eun Jang’s team developed high frequency signal transmission line technology which maximizes carrier concentration of graphene using graphene-amorphous carbon junction structure.

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Contact: Nari Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology) Category: Technology
 
Tsunami signals to measure glacier calving in Greenland
8-May-2019

Scientists have employed a new method utilizing tsunami signals to calculate the calving magnitude of an ocean-terminating glacier in northwestern Greenland, uncovering correlations between calving flux and environmental factors such as air temperature, ice speed, and ocean tides.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Older adults with obesity may have fewer years of healthy life
9-May-2019

A study by researchers at Duke-NUS, conducted of older Singaporeans (above 60 years) showed that those with a higher Body Mass Index (BMI) might have the same number of remaining years of life compared to those with a lower BMI, but spend fewer of those years in good health.

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School Category: Medicine
 
Promising Treatment for Periodontitis Gum Regeneration
10-May-2019

Researchers have designed a safer, faster and cheaper cell-based regenerative therapy approach for the treatment of one of the most common human dental diseases, namely periodontitis.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University Category: Medicine
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