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Smart cultivation platform facilitates indoor farming
12-December-2016

Researchers in Hong Kong have developed the Smart Indoor Cultivation Platform that can be set up in urban buildings and save water consumption by 95% compared with conventional methods.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Thinking outside nanocluster's box
12-December-2016

Research at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia, finds that silver atoms can be crafted into a box-shaped nanocluster by careful selection of ligand molecules.

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Contact: Michelle D'Antoni Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Breast Density in Quantifying Breast Cancer Risk
8-December-2016

There is a strong connection between breast cancer and the high rate of breast density. These are cases wherein the patient has previously undergone mammography screening and been cleared as ‘normal’. A subsequent diagnosis of cancer indicates the failure of mammography to detect the breast cancer.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Highly efficient genome engineering in flowering plants
5-December-2016

Plant biologists at ITbM, Nagoya University have developed a genome editing method to knockout target genes in a model plant with high efficiency. The team reports a new CRISPR/Cas9 vector for the model plant that can strongly induce inheritable mutations.

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Contact: Ayako Miyazaki Institution: Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (WPI-ITbM), Nagoya University
 
ETRI develops high performance, autonomous vehicle processor
1-December-2016

Researchers from Korea’s Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) have developed a high performance processor for autonomous vehicles called Aldebaran.

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Contact: Noh Hoon PARK Institution: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute(ETRI)
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