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How studying Alzheimer's in China could unlock its secrets
25-October-2017

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia, affecting some 46 million people globally, and a leading cause of mortality in the elderly.

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Contact: Etta Lai Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
New way to prevent unfavorable intestinal microbiota
24-October-2017

A physiological approach to restore the gut’s ecosystem in various diseases by using antimicrobial peptides has been developed by Hokkaido University scientists.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
A sputtering step closer to cheaper solar cells
23-October-2017

A simple, low cost technique that uses common materials could lead to significantly cheaper solar cells.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Understanding how electrons turn to glass
23-October-2017

Researchers have gained new insight into the electronic processes that guide the transformation of liquids into a solid crystalline or glassy state.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
Genome editing: Science, policy, and security experts call for proactive international dialogue about security — and benefits
20-October-2017

It will be vital to support and sustain a global culture of responsibility and integrity in research and innovation and to engage in an open dialogue with stakeholders.

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Contact: Peter McGrath Institution: TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world
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