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Cancer-community’s Survey on Colon Screening – A Preliminary Insight
23-January-2018

The Colon Cancer Awareness Talk Intervention (CATI) aims to investigate the compliance of taking immunochemical based fecal occult blood test (IFOBT) screening among local community. There is a timely need to destigmatize cancer and have more community engagements on cancer awareness.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Not just a stem cell marker
22-January-2018

The protein CD34 is predominantly regarded as a marker of blood-forming stem cells but it helps with migration to the bone marrow too.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
 
Possibilities and the challenges of building intergenerational solidarity
18-January-2018

A religious community and university collaboration provides insights to build intergenerational solidarity. Organizational, macro socio environmental intervention and the capacity of interpersonal relationship are crucial catalysts to enhance intergenerational solidarity.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Blasting dental plaque with microbubbles
18-January-2018

Researchers have found a way to remove plaque from dental implants to improve oral hygiene.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
HKBU scholars develop new technology to decode gene transcription facilitating discovery of targeted therapy drugs
15-January-2018

A research team from the School of Chinese Medicine (SCM) of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has developed the world’s first model framework and “LogicTRN” algorithm to accurately establish a gene regulatory route to analyse the genetic function and understand the biological processes.

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