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Found 164 articles associated to the institution Tohoku University.
 
Creation and Selective Functionalization of Virus-Like Polymer Particles
10-August-2018

Researchers at Tohoku University in Japan have collaborated with others to develop a simple way to create and functionalize virus-like polymer particles that have various nanostructures. The collaboration includes researchers from Michigan University in the USA and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany.

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Expanding the limits of Li-ion batteries: Electrodes for all-solid-state batteries
7-August-2018

Scientists at Tokyo Institute of Technology and Tohoku University have addressed one of the major disadvantages of all-solid-state batteries by developing batteries with a low resistance at their electrode/solid electrolyte interface.

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Treating dementia with the healing waves of sound
20-July-2018

Ultrasound applied to the whole brain in mouse models helped improve cognitive dysfunction, and clinical trials are now underway to investigate if the treatment could help human patients with dementia.

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Rice plants evolve to adapt to flooding
13-July-2018

Although water is essential for plant growth, excessive amounts can waterlog and kill a plant. In South and Southeast Asia, where periodic flooding occurs during the rainy season, the water depth can reach several meters for many months.

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Upper and lower plate controls on the 2011 Tohoku-oki earthquake
4-July-2018

Researchers at Tohoku University’s Department of Geophysics, have been studying the great Tohoku-oki earthquake which occurred on March 11, 2011, to the east of Japan’s Honshu Island.

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