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Found 204 articles associated to the institution Tohoku University.
 
Alzheimer's Disease found to be a Diabetic Disorder of the Brain
9-November-2016

Researchers at Tohoku University have found a promising treatment for Alzheimer's disease, by noticing a similarity in the way insulin signaling works in the brain and in the pancreas of diabetic patients.

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Japan's 'Common Octopus' Not So Common After All
31-October-2016

Madako, which means 'common octopus' in Japanese, referred to Octopus vulgaris for over a century, but a study has found the Japanese common octopus is in fact a different species, Octopus sinensis.

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Discovery of an Extragalactic Hot Molecular Core
6-October-2016

Astronomers have discovered a 'hot molecular core,' a cocoon of molecules surrounding a newborn massive star, for the first time outside our Galaxy.

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Reviewing the research on traditional Chinese medicine
5-September-2016

The use of traditional Chinese medications is common in East Asian countries. Guidelines for their use should be updated based on research evidence.

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Genetic Diversity of Enzymes Alters Metabolic Individuality
1-September-2016

Scientists from Tohoku University's Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (ToMMo) have published research about genetic diversity and metabolome in Scientific Reports.

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