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A metallic meeting in the middle
2-June-2018

The interface between two tin-oxide semiconductors can exhibit unexpected metallic properties.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
The long and the short of DNA replication
2-June-2018
 
The right squeeze for quantum computing
31-May-2018

A new theoretical model involving squeezing light to just the right amount to accurately transmit information using subatomic particles is bringing us closer to a new era of computing.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Letting molecular robots swarm like birds
30-May-2018

A team of researchers from Hokkaido University and Kansai University has developed DNA-assisted molecular robots that autonomously swarm in response to chemical and physical signals, paving the way for developing future nano-machines. [This release was originally published on 31st January. This new version contains a video clip in the link below]

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Key molecule for flu infection identified
30-May-2018

After decades of research, a research team has discovered the key receptor molecule that enhances the infection of the influenza A virus, providing a novel target for anti-flu drug development.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
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