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Found 41 articles for February 2018.
 
An unbiased approach for sifting through big data
2-February-2018

A new method could help researchers develop unbiased indicators for assessing complex systems such as population health.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Technology
 
Baby, it's cold outside: understanding conditions for star formation
5-February-2018

Researchers demonstrate how a gas escapes ice at an extremely cold temperature, providing insight about how stars form in interstellar clouds.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
HKBU’s world-first breakthrough in macromolecular machines for actively controlled cancer drug delivery
7-February-2018
 
Sniffing out a mate with precision
8-February-2018

Scientists from Hokkaido University and the University of Konstanz have discovered how male cockroaches detect the spatial distribution of female pheromones to locate a sexual mate.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Mutation in single rice gene cancels interspecific hybrid sterility
12-February-2018

Scientists successfully employed mutagenesis to identify the gene that causes hybrid sterility in rice, which is a major reproductive barrier between species.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
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