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Overcoming immune suppression to fight against bovine leukemia
7-June-2017

A newly developed antibody drug reactivates suppressed immune cells, decreasing the bovine leukemia virus (BLV) counts in an infected cow. The antibody could be applied to treat a variety of intractable infectious diseases in cows.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Medicine
 
Physicists squeeze extra data from superfast x-ray probes using machine learning
6-June-2017

Chemical reactions could be probed in even greater detail using a method invented by Imperial researchers that better characterises ultrafast x-rays.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
3D printing breakthrough heralds ‘new era’ for advanced skin models
7-June-2017

Scientists in South Korea have come up with a new method for 3D printing human skin, which both shortens the process and reduces the cost.

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Contact: Alison Hadley Institution: IOP Publishing Category: Technology
 
Japan’s largest complete dinosaur skeleton discovered
6-June-2017

The complete skeleton of an 8-meter-long dinosaur has been unearthed from marine deposits dating back 72 million years at Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido, making it the largest dinosaur skeleton ever found in Japan, according to researchers.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Fixing the role of nitrogen in coral bleaching
5-June-2017

A unique investigation highlights how excess nitrogen can trigger coral bleaching in the absence of heat stress.

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Contact: Carolyn Unck Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Science
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