Latest research news
Found 80 articles.
For older articles, see the archives.
 
President Tong joined students in service-learning in Kyrgyzstan and enhanced collaboration with Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan
19-July-2017

Professor Timothy W. Tong, PolyU President joined a Service-Learning trip with students to Kyrgyzstan and then signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan today.

Read more of the article entitled 'President Tong joined students in service-learning in Kyrgyzstan and enhanced collaboration with Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan'

Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Category: Culture
 
JAXA, Tohoku University and Hokkaido University on Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement on ISS/Kibo Microsatellite deployment Projects
19-July-2017

JAXA, Tohoku University and Hokkaido University have signed an agreement for microsatellites to be deployed from Kibo, the Japanese Experiment Module onboard the International Space Station(ISS).

Read more of the article entitled 'JAXA, Tohoku University and Hokkaido University on Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement on ISS/Kibo Microsatellite deployment Projects'

Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Technology
 
From battery waste to electrochemical sensor
18-July-2017

Multiplex detection of antioxidants / food additives / preservatives in food samples is possible using our newly developed graphite-based nanocomposite electrochemical sensor from used alkaline battery. The chemical sensor not only leads to shorter analysis time but also is a greener chemistry innovation.

Read more of the article entitled 'From battery waste to electrochemical sensor'

Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: Science
 
Reprogramming iMacs — but not the kind you think
18-July-2017

A new method that leads to the formation of specialized tissue cells could improve the understanding of neurodegenerative diseases, inflammatory diseases and cancer.

Read more of the article entitled 'Reprogramming iMacs — but not the kind you think'

Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Medicine
 
UNIST Reveals the Whole Genome Sequences of Rare Red Bat
17-July-2017

South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology has presented, for the first time, the whole genome sequence and analyses of the Myotis rufoniger.

Read more of the article entitled 'UNIST Reveals the Whole Genome Sequences of Rare Red Bat'

Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) Category: Science
Create Account...