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Mechanisms Explaining Positional Diversity of the Hindlimb in Tetrapod Evolution
18-August-2017

Researchers at Nagoya University uncover the gene and protein involved in the determination of the hind legs in tetrapods.

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University
 
Allergies: cross-reactivity between cypress pollen and peaches/citrus fruits finally explained
18-August-2017

Teams from the Czech Republic and Japan, and researchers from the Institut Pasteur, AP-HP, and AP-HM have identified the likely origin of the cross-reactivity between cypress pollen, peaches and citrus fruits, paving the way for the development of novel allergy diagnostic tests.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
HKUST Discovers New Technology to Capture Live Cell Images Opening New Possibilities to the Study of Cell Biology
18-August-2017

Researchers at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) have developed a new generation of microscope, which not only could capture 3D live cell videos, but the resulted images are also of much higher quality, greatly enhancing the accuracy and the scope of research on cell biology.

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Contact: Etta Lai Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
Super-photostable fluorescent labeling agent for super-resolution microscopy
17-August-2017
 
Mosses used to evaluate atmospheric conditions in urban areas
16-August-2017

Researchers have developed a method to evaluate atmospheric conditions using mosses (bryophytes) in urban areas, a development that could facilitate broader evaluations of atmospheric environments.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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