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HKBU’s new nanomaterial could enable early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease
30-October-2018

HKBU researchers have discovered a new nanomaterial which could enable the early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
Crystals that clean natural gas
30-October-2018

A metal-organic framework that selectively removes impurities from natural gas could allow greater use of this cleaner fossil fuel.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Simple, mass production of giant vesicles using a porous silicone material
30-October-2018

A technique to generate large amounts of giant vesicle (liposome) dispersion has been developed. The technique involves adsorbing a lipid into a silicone porous material resembling a "marshmallow-like gel" and then squeezing it out like a sponge by impregnating a buffer solution.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
The game algorithm that could improve materials design [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
29-October-2018

A new algorithm could help scientists decide the best atomic structures for the materials they design.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
“Liquid-Biopsy” microRNA biomarkers to predict risk for diabetic kidney disease
26-October-2018

A recent study from the Madras Diabetes Research Foundation, Chennai, India & University of Lyon, France – brings a new hope for using ‘liquid-biopsy’ exosomal microRNA biomarkers (miRNAs) from urine to predict risk for kidney disease in diabetes patients.

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