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Protein glue shows potential for use with biomaterials
27-August-2014

A paper published in Science and Technology of Advanced Materials have shown that a synthetic protein called AGMA1 has the potential to promote the adhesion of brain cells in a laboratory setting. It is also cheaper and easier to produce on a large scale. This could help overcome a major challenge in nerve tissue engineering.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science Category: Technology
 
Spot light on tailor made multicyclic type of polymers
26-August-2014

(Tokyo, 26 August 2014) Tokyo Tech scientists synthesize multicyclic type of polymers for the first time offering insights for tailoring polymer properties as well as the mathematics of complex geometries.

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Contact: Adarsh Sandhu Institution: Tokyo Institute of Technology Category: Science
 
A*STAR, BCA AND HITACHI PILOT PLANT FACILITATES RESEARCH FOR GREENER BUILDINGS
26-August-2014

A*STAR’s Experimental Power Grid Centre (EPGC), together with Hitachi Ltd and Building and Construction Authority (BCA), have commissioned an advanced Combined Heat and Power (CHP) pilot plant, furthering research in powering cities sustainably

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Contact: Lee Swee Heng Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Business
 
The University of Malaya High Impact Research Book Launched by Deputy Prime Minister Malaysia
26-August-2014

The University of Malaya High Impact Research (UM HIR) is indeed honoured to have the The Honorable Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Tan Sri Dato’ Hj. Muhyiddin Hj. Mohd Yassin officially launched the HIR Book “Touching Lives, Impacting Society” on 21st August 2014.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: Business
 
Success in Intracellular Imaging of Cesium Distribution in Plants Used for Cesium Absorption
20-August-2014

Anticipated for applications in the development of "superplants" for radiocesium decontamination

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science Category: Science
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