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Strong hosts help parasites spread farther
22-November-2017

Large, physically strong Masu salmon disperse farther when infected with parasites, potentially escaping from further infections at the contaminated site but ironically resulting in the greater expansion of the parasite, according to Hokkaido University researchers.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Twisted sex allows mirror-image snails to mate face-to-face, research finds
21-November-2017

According to a recent study, differently-coiled types of Japanese land snails should in fact be considered a single species.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University
 
Improving the femtosecond ultrashort pulse laser
20-November-2017

Korean and American researchers develop a new method for making extremely short pulse lasers that could lead to precision eye surgery and material processing.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Simulating surfactants
20-November-2017

Small changes to a surfactant’s structure influence its ability to encapsulate oily molecules.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Less is more to produce top-notch 2D materials
20-November-2017

A simple technique for mass producing ultrathin, high-quality molybdenum trioxide nanosheets could lead to next-generation electronic and optoelectronic devices.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
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