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Found 36 articles for February 2018.
 
Identifying the dangers of chronic stress on multiple sclerosis [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
5-February-2018

New research reveals how chronic stress and tiny brain inflammations cause fatal gut failure in a multiple sclerosis mouse model.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Medicine
 
QU-CPH First Qatari MSc graduate unveils milestone research on vancomycin dosing optimization
5-February-2018

The study, first of its kind in Qatar, developed a vancomycin population-specific dosing model, which will allow population-specific calculations of vancomycin pharmacokinetic parameters in individual patients in Qatar’s clinical settings, an important tool in vancomycin dosing and therapy.

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Contact: Abdel Magid Hamouda Institution: Qatar University Category: Science
 
Ants: master manipulators for biodiversity, or sweet treats
6-February-2018

Symbiotic ants manipulate aphid reproduction rates to achieve a specific mix of green and red aphids, maintaining the inferior green aphids which produce the ants' favorite snack.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Reversing severe bone loss
6-February-2018

Researchers have identified a treatment for a rare bone loss disorder that might also lead to help for aging brittle bones.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University Category: Medicine
 
Ebola virus exploits host enzyme for efficient entry to target cells
6-February-2018

Researchers have identified a key process that enables the Ebola virus to infect host cells, providing a novel target for developing antiviral drugs.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
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