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Dormant neural stem cells in fruit flies activate to generate new brain cells
18-June-2019

Researchers in Singapore have discovered the mechanism behind how neural stem cells in fruit flies are activated to stimulate the generation of new brain cells.

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Contact: Federico Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Early Genome Catastrophes Can Cause Non-Smoking Lung Cancer
5-June-2019

Some teenagers harbor catastrophic changes to their genomes that can lead to lung cancer later on in life, even if they never smoke

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Contact: Younghye Cho Institution: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
 
Signalling protein discovery may lead to drug-based therapies to treat hyperparathyroidism
28-May-2019

Singapore researchers discover protein that protects parathyroid glands from excessive growth, suggesting potential drug-based strategies to treat hyperparathyroidism and other relevant tumours.

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Contact: Federico Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Translational research led by Singapore scientists uncovers new treatment for fatty liver disease
22-May-2019

A new treatment approach that involves blocking a protein has, for the first time, shown promising results in the treatment of fatty liver disease, in a landmark translational research collaboration between Duke-NUS Medical School, National Heart Centre Singapore and biotech company Enleofen Bio

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Contact: dukenus Institution: Duke-NUS Medical School
 
Promising Treatment for Periodontitis Gum Regeneration
10-May-2019

Researchers have designed a safer, faster and cheaper cell-based regenerative therapy approach for the treatment of one of the most common human dental diseases, namely periodontitis.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
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