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PolyU develops novel self-fitting scaffold for bone regeneration
14-August-2018

Researchers from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have designed and fabricated a high performing self-fitting bone scaffold by combining a shape memory foam and hydroxyapatite (the principal mineral component of bone tissue).

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Pinpointing mutations that give bacteria antibiotic resistance
14-August-2018

A new method to analyse a commonly understood route for antibiotic resistance could lead to earlier detection of antibiotic resistant bacteria.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Hybrid catalyst with high enantiomer selectivity
9-August-2018

A group of Japanese researchers has developed a technology to create a hybrid catalyst from simple-structured, commercially available rhodium and organic catalysts, which reduces chemical waste and produces molecules with high selectivity of an enantiomer, a pair of molecular structures that are non-superimposable mirror images of each other.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Stricter reporting for Chinese medicine clinical trials [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
6-August-2018

New recommendations could lead to more transparent reporting of Chinese herbal medicine clinical trial results.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
Anti-ulcer benefits of honey investigated
30-July-2018

A type of honey produced by stingless bees in Malaysia shows some protective effects against induced gastric ulcer in rats.

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Contact: Pertanika Journals Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
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