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Identifying a key player in gut defense development
8-April-2019

Joint press release by Hokkaido University and Keio University

Scientists have identified a protein critical to the immune system development and antibody production in mice, which could contribute to understanding the gut defense mechanism in infants.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Science academies can play a key role in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
5-April-2019

Policy practitioners and leading scientists working at the science-policy interface will meet at the 2019 IAP Conference ‘Science and the Sustainable Development Goals: The Role of Academies’ (9-10 April 2019) in Incheon, Korea.

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Contact: Peter McGrath Institution: TWAS, the academy of sciences for the developing world
 
Ushering in ultrafast cluster electronics
4-April-2019

A new computational method can help fast track the development of tiny, ultrafast electronic devices made from small clusters of molecules.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
What and where in the processing of body-part information
4-April-2019

Our brain tells us where parts of the body are in space. We know without looking if our arm is in the air, our foot is in front of the other or beside it. It is called proprioception or body localization and helps us locate our body parts.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
Finding a premium blend
3-April-2019

In shape memory alloys, the right combination of crystal grains can achieve high strength and still retain memory

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
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