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Tuning into the potential of phosphorene
4-September-2018

Better understanding of the wetting characteristics of phosphorene could pave the way for new applications in biological engineering.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Introducing High-performance Non-fullerene Organic Solar Cells
30-August-2018

An team of researchers, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has introduced a novel method that can solve issues associated with the thickness of the photoactive layers in OSCs.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
Terahertz wave activates filamentation of actin - A novel possibility of manipulating cellular functions -
30-August-2018

A team of researchers have discovered that terahertz (THz) wave irradiation activates the filamentation of actin protein.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
Tracing the sudden, dangerous rise of Zika [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
29-August-2018

Tropical South-East Asian countries where mosquitos thrive are at risk, and must take action to reduce the threat.

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Contact: Mohd Hafiz Mohd Hanafiah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
 
Global fisheries could still become more profitable despite global warming
29-August-2018

Global commercial fish stocks could provide more food and profits in the future, despite warming seas, if adaptive management practices are implemented. Even so, yields for nearly half of the species analyzed are projected to fall below today’s levels.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
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