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Scientists discover unsuspected bacterial link to bile duct cancer
23-June-2016

Findings could open up possibilities for more targeted therapies for the disease.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Science
 
Refurbishment Assessment Schemes for Non-Domestic Buildings in Malaysia
23-June-2016

A comparative study by University of Malaya researchers highlighted the prominence of environmental aspects in building assessment themes in Malaysia. The study has been published in the journal Ecological Indicators, Volume 69.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: Science
 
Exploring the global flow of digital labour
22-June-2016

An international research team is investigating who benefits from the globalisation of online work, hoping to identify how government policies can help to avoid the creation of digital sweatshops.

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Contact: Kyle Brown Institution: International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Category: People
 
Computer models show park microclimates improve city life
22-June-2016

Computer modelling based on microclimate data from a Malaysian public park has shown how adding trees and grass can improve living conditions in dense city cores.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: Technology
 
Science movie supervised by Hirosi Ooguri wins Best Educational Production Award
22-June-2016

A 3D dome theater movie visualizing superstring theory and supervised by a Kavli IPMU researcher has received the Best Educational Production Award, it was announced at the International Planetarium Society (IPS) Fulldome Festival Brno 2016 in the Czech Republic on June 17.

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Contact: Motoko Kakubayashi Institution: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU) Category: Science
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