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New chemical probe for visualising brain immune cells
2-May-2019

Researchers in South Korea and Singapore have, for the first time, developed a chemical probe that enables live-imaging of a type of immune cells in the brain, known as microglia, in a live animal brain.

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Possible link between autism and antidepressants use during pregnancy
30-April-2019

Exposure to antidepressants in the womb leads to autistic-like behaviour in full-grown offspring in an animal model, according to a new study led by Duke-NUS Medical School.

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Novel method developed by HKBU scholars could help produce purer, safer drugs
29-April-2019

Scholars from Hong Kong Baptist University have invented a new method which could speed up the drug discovery process and lead to the production of higher quality medicinal drugs which are purer and have no side effects.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
Development of ‘Transparent and Flexible Battery’ for Power Generation and Storage at Once
29-April-2019

DGIST Senior Researcher Changsoon Choi’s team developed single-layer graphene based multifunctional transparent devices. Expected to be used in various devices such as electronics and skin-attachable devices with power generation and self-charging capability

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Contact: Nari Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
 
CUHK Research Hints at Feasibility of Sustainable Farming Practices as a Means to Resolve the Worsening Food Crisis and Air Pollution Problem
26-April-2019

Using advanced computer models, researchers at The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) found that intercropping enables higher productivity in crops with less synthetic fertilizers and hence reduces the air pollutants being volatilized from the cropland soil.

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