Latest research news
Found 80 articles.
For older articles, see the archives.
 
The future of stretchable electronics
22-March-2019

Stretchable devices could have a wide range of potential uses, from wearable health monitors to elastic solar cells to artificial skin.

Read more of the article entitled 'The future of stretchable electronics'

Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science Category: Technology
 
Tracking ocean salinity from space using colour [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
22-March-2019

Ocean colour could serve as a reliable proxy for salinity, opening the door for more frequent and detailed measurements.

Read more of the article entitled 'Tracking ocean salinity from space using colour [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]'

Contact: Pertanika Journals Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Category: Science
 
Liver cancer reaches jaw in rare case [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
21-March-2019

Researchers at Universiti Teknologi MARA reported in the journal Medicine a rare case of hepatocellular carcinoma cells migrating from the liver and settling in the jawbone and shoulder blade of a 61-year-old man.

Read more of the article entitled 'Liver cancer reaches jaw in rare case [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]'

Contact: Mohd Hafiz Mohd Hanafiah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Category: Medicine
 
HKUST Scientists Discover How RNA Polymerase II Maintains Highly Accurate Gene Transcription with High-Performance Computing
21-March-2019

Scientists from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) have recently uncovered the mechanisms of how RNA polymerase II performs intrinsic cleavage reaction to proofread RNA transcriptions, shedding light on how mis-regulation of accurate transcription can lead to diseases including cancer and Alzheimer’s disease.

Read more of the article entitled 'HKUST Scientists Discover How RNA Polymerase II Maintains Highly Accurate Gene Transcription with High-Performance Computing'

Contact: Lindy Wong Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Histamine-inducing drugs improve long-term memory recall
20-March-2019

The drugs aided retrieval of long-term object memories in both mice and humans.

Read more of the article entitled 'Histamine-inducing drugs improve long-term memory recall '

Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Medicine
Create Account...