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The tightest non-aminoglycoside ligand for the bacterial ribosomal RNA A-site
12-October-2018

A research group at Tohoku University has made a significant discovery with positive implications for the development of bacteria-fighting drugs. The aminoacyl-tRNA site (A-site) of the 16S RNA decoding region in the bacterial ribosome looks promising for a new era of antibiotic drug development.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
 
Long-term exposure to ozone has significant impacts on human health
11-October-2018

A new study has utilized a novel method to estimate long-term ozone exposure and previously reported epidemiological results to quantify the health burden from long-term ozone exposure in three major regions of the world.

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Contact: Alison Hadley Institution: IOP Publishing
 
New Technique for Turning Sunshine and Water into Hydrogen Fuel
11-October-2018

Korean researchers have developed new photocatalyst synthesis method using Magnesium hydride (MgH2) and Titanium dioxide (TiO2). The result is expected to contribute to hydrogen mass production through the development of photocatalyst that reacts to solar light.

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Contact: Dajung Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
 
Novel Catalyst for High-energy Aluminum-air Flow Batteries
13-October-2018

A recent study, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), has introduced a novel electric vehicle (EV) battery technology that is more energy-efficient than gasoline-powered engines.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
High-performance Self-assembled Catalyst for SOFC
12-October-2018

An international team of researchers , affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) has unveiled a novel catalyst that can significantly enhance the performance of perovskite electrodes in Solid Oxide Fuel Cell.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
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