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Blasting dental plaque with microbubbles
18-January-2018

Researchers have found a way to remove plaque from dental implants to improve oral hygiene.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
HKBU scholars develop new technology to decode gene transcription facilitating discovery of targeted therapy drugs
15-January-2018

A research team from the School of Chinese Medicine (SCM) of Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has developed the world’s first model framework and “LogicTRN” algorithm to accurately establish a gene regulatory route to analyse the genetic function and understand the biological processes.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
PolyU develops rapid authentication method of Chinese medicines
9-January-2018

A research team in Hong Kong has developed a new method for rapid authentication of Chinese herbal medicines, including Ganoderma (known as Lingzhi in Chinese), and Gastrodiae Rhizoma (known as Tianma in Chinese).

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
ASK the enzyme: new potential targets for cancer
5-January-2018

New understandings of how molecules affect the activity of an enzyme could lead to potential targets for the treatment of cancers and neurodegenerative diseases.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
A visual database of human plasma compounds
5-January-2018

A free database aims to help researchers better understand how specific metabolites relate to one another, which could potentially lead to personalised disease treatments.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
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