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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.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Chinese medicine: The good, the bad and the authentic [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
29-March-2019
 
Finding compounds to reduce jet lag [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
28-March-2019

Researchers investigated existing drugs for molecules that affect circadian rhythms and found a known anti-aging supplement reduced jet lag in mice.

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Contact: Ayako Miyazaki Institution: Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (WPI-ITbM), Nagoya University
 
Prediciting the endgame in dengue [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
27-March-2019

A new model may help clinicians predict the possibility of death from severe dengue infection.

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Contact: Mohd Hafiz Mohd Hanafiah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
 
Artificial womb technology breaks its 4 minute mile
27-March-2019

A major advancement in pioneering technology based around the use of an artificial womb to save extremely premature babies is being hailed as a medical and biotechnological breakthrough.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
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