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World's first genetic modification of human embryos reported
24-April-2015

Chinese scientists say they’ve genetically modified human embryos for the very first time. The work was reported in the journal Protein & Cell. Here are some expert comments thanks to the UK and Australian Science Media Centre.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
‘Para-shooting’ boron on benzene rings: A bulky catalyst induces pinpoint targeting on benzene to create bioactive molecules
14-April-2015

Tuning the para position of benzene rings is significant for creating biologically active compounds and optoelectronic materials. Chemists at ITbM, Nagoya University have developed a novel iridium catalyst that enables highly para-selective borylation on benzene, leading to the rapid synthesis of drug derivatives for treating Parkinson’s disease.

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Contact: Ayako Miyazaki Institution: Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (WPI-ITbM), Nagoya University
 
Anti-Cancer Therapy Delivering Drug to an Entire Tumor Developed by KAIST Researchers
7-April-2015

Researchers in South Korea have developed a new highly efficacious anti-cancer nanotechnology by delivering anti-cancer drugs uniformly to an entire tumor.

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Contact: Lan Yoon Institution: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
 
New technique paves the way for identifying new drug targets and precision medicine
3-April-2015

A*STAR’s Genome Institute of Singapore develops method to better identify genes involved in diseases

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Contact: Lee Swee Heng Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Future antibiotic-making kits for amateurs?*
2-April-2015

Researchers in Switzerland and Japan have developed a rapid, simple and safe method for generating large libraries of novel organic molecules in a fraction of the time required for traditional organic synthesis.

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