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WHO publishes list of bacteria for which new antibiotics are urgently needed
28-February-2017

WHO today published its first ever list of antibiotic-resistant "priority pathogens" – a catalogue of 12 families of bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Spiky nanostructures capture life’s fine details
27-February-2017

Assembling nanorods into complexes shaped like sea urchins may enable real-time imaging of cell components, including DNA.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Improving DNA-detecting transistors
23-February-2017

Graphene-based transistors could soon help diagnose genetic diseases. Researchers in India and Japan have developed an improved method for using graphene-based transistors to detect disease-causing genes.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Rectal Surgery Makes Easy Through SRAS
17-February-2017

Surgeons will find it easy to examine human rectum and conduct operation by using a tool, named Self Retaining Anal Speculum (SRAS), an innovative product developed by researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM).

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Discovery of novel autophagy regulators for treatment of neurodegenerative diseases
15-February-2017

A research team of the School of Chinese Medicine of Hong Kong Baptist University has discovered a novel autophagy regulator for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease and was granted a US patent for the study.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
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