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Dissolving obstacles to a useful pigment
8-September-2017

Insoluble dietary fiber could help make antioxidant quercetin more soluble.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
The fats that identify disease
8-September-2017

Excess fluid surrounding the lungs in some lung cancer patients has a unique lipid profile, which could help diagnose and treat the disease.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Citrus consumption could help lower onset of dementia
6-September-2017

Tohoku University researchers have found some evidence to suggest that daily intake of citrus fruits, such as oranges, grapefruits, lemons or limes, could reduce the risk of dementia developing among older adults by almost 15 percent.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
Virus hijacks cell’s transportation system
1-September-2017

A deadly tick-borne virus uses the host neuron’s transportation system to move their RNA, resulting in the local reproduction of the virus and severe neurological symptoms.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
PolyU discovers a newly emerged superbug -- hyper-resistant and hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae
31-August-2017

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) discovered a newly emerged superbug, hyper-resistant and hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae, which may cause untreatable and fatal infections in relatively healthy individuals and will pose enormous threat to human health.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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