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World’s first success in asymmetric borylation of ketones
9-June-2017

A team of Hokkaido University researchers has developed the world’s first method to achieve the catalytic asymmetric borylation of ketones, a breakthrough expected to facilitate the development of new medicines and functional chemicals.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
UNIST Researchers Engineer Transformer-like Carbon Nanostructure
10-June-2017

A research team, led by South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has engineered a new type of carbon nanomaterials, capable of changing shapes and colors depending on the type of solvents used. Their findings appeared in the prestigious journal, Advanced Materials.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
Removal of Aging Cells Could Extend Human Life
9-June-2017

A research team, led by South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has confirmed that targeting SnCs could treat age-related degenerative joint disease. Their findings appeared in the world renowned medical journal, Nature Medicine (IF: 30.357).

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
UNIST Improves Remote Detection of Hazardous Radioactive Substances
9-June-2017

A research team, led by South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has proposed a new method that might be used to detect nuclear hazards from up to a few hundred meters away.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
Unraveling the mysteries of Nipponosaurus
9-June-2017

Nipponosaurus sachalinensis - a controversial hadrosaurid dinosaur whose fossilized skeleton was unearthed in southern Sakhalin in 1934 - is found to be a valid taxon and a juvenile that had not reached sexual maturity.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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