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Unlocking the secrets of nerve regeneration
29-June-2016

Hokkaido University researchers investigated what makes a specific nerve cell in the brain regenerate when others do not.

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Contact: Hokkaido University Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Design tool beefs up artificial muscles
29-June-2016

Polymeric materials that stretch out when electrically stimulated can benefit from realistic numerical simulations.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
“Ergo Kid” chairs, tables developed for comfort of students
24-June-2016

A researcher in Malaysia has developed an adjustable tables where the front portion can be tilted for easy reading and writing in order to minimize the ergonomic health risks among school children.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Common chemical highly toxic to blood cell precursors
23-June-2016

Malaysian scientists have provided evidence that a widely used chemical is more toxic to certain blood cell precursors in the bone marrow than to others.

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Contact: IZAIDI SALMY BIN YAZID Institution: CENTRE FOR COLLABORATIVE INNOVATION (CCI)-UKM
 
Scientists discover unsuspected bacterial link to bile duct cancer
23-June-2016
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