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DNA origami to scale-up molecular motors
31-May-2019

Researchers have successfully used DNA origami to make smooth-muscle-like contractions in large networks of molecular motor systems, a discovery which could be applied in molecular robotics.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
DGIST-developed CZTSSe Thin Film Solar Cell has the Confirmed Highest Efficiency in the World
28-May-2019

Researchers at Convergence Research Center for Solar Energy at Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST), South Korea, have achieved the confirmed highest single-junction cell efficiency in the world. Expects to be commercialized by using low cost, ecofriendly materials.

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Contact: Nari Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
 
Mathematically-designed graphene has improved electrocatalytic activity
24-May-2019

Electrochemical imaging by researchers reveals that nitrogen and phosphorus atoms are key for enhancing holey graphene’s ability to promote the release of hydrogen during electrolysis.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University
 
Discovery of Hippocampal Mossy Cell Involvement to Maximize Antidepressant Effects
24-May-2019

A research team in South Korea has clarified the expression of antidepressant efficacy by modulating hippocampal mossy cells. It is expected to provide a basis to understand the mechanism of existing anti-depressants and contribute greatly to the development of next generation depression treatment.

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Contact: Nari Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology)
 
PolyU develops Highly Flexible High-energy Textile Lithium Battery to cope with surging demand for Wearable Electronics
23-May-2019

Researchers at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have developed a highly flexible, high-energy Textile Lithium Battery.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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