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Rectal Surgery Makes Easy Through SRAS
17-February-2017

Surgeons will find it easy to examine human rectum and conduct operation by using a tool, named Self Retaining Anal Speculum (SRAS), an innovative product developed by researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM).

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Discovery of novel autophagy regulators for treatment of neurodegenerative diseases
15-February-2017

A research team of the School of Chinese Medicine of Hong Kong Baptist University has discovered a novel autophagy regulator for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease and was granted a US patent for the study.

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Contact: Florence Tam Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
A nanofiber matrix for healing
14-February-2017

A new nanofiber-on-microfiber matrix could help produce more and better quality stem cells for disease treatment and regenerative therapies.

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Contact: Izumi Mindy Takamiya Institution: Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences at Kyoto University
 
New RNAi treatment targets eye inflammation
14-February-2017

Scientists have developed a new RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutic agent that safely blocked ocular inflammation in mice, potentially making it a new treatment for human uveitis and diabetic retinopathy.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Possible link between early menstruation and stroke risk
7-February-2017

Women who started menstruating early in life could later face a higher risk of stroke.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University
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