Science research news
Found 50 science articles.
For older articles, see the archives.
 
Radical steps toward clean encapsulation
3-April-2019

Chemists use free radicals to produce polymers strong enough to encapsulate drugs while remaining degradable.

Read more of the article entitled 'Radical steps toward clean encapsulation '

Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Beware a glacier’s tongue
2-April-2019

Glaciers extending into freshwater lakes can form long, submerged terraces that menacingly rise above the surface when icy chunks fall into the water.

Read more of the article entitled 'Beware a glacier’s tongue'

Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Subaru Telescope helps determine that dark matter is not made up of tiny primordial black holes
2-April-2019
 
Same Properties, Lower Cost
1-April-2019

Japanese scientists have developed a technique to transform a copper-based substance into a material that mimics properties of precious and pricey metals, such as gold and silver.

Read more of the article entitled 'Same Properties, Lower Cost'

Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
Natural gene therapy for intractable skin disease discovered
1-April-2019

Pathogenic gene mutations causing a type of intractable skin disease can be eliminated from some parts of patients’ skin as they age, according to Hokkaido University researchers and their collaborators in Japan. This represents a form of natural gene therapy.

Read more of the article entitled 'Natural gene therapy for intractable skin disease discovered'

Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
Create Account...