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Drinking green tea to prevent artery explosion
23-August-2016

Green tea could prevent a deadly condition in the body's main artery. A Kyoto University team has found that abdominal aortic aneurysm -- a condition in which the main artery becomes overstretched and bloated -- developed less frequently in rats that drank green tea polyphenol, a major component of green tea.

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Contact: David H Kornhauser Institution: Kyoto University
 
Combining forces against Influenza A
10-August-2016

Effective antiviral drugs for multiple Influenza A strains could work by attacking combined RNA targets.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
Singapore scientists grow mini human brains
29-July-2016

Mini midbrains provide next generation platforms to investigate human brain biology, diseases and therapeutics.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
PolyU discovers inadequate calcium, iron and iodine intakes of Hong Kong lactating women
27-July-2016

While breastfeeding has become more common across the globe in recent years, lactating women may not be aware of the nutrient adequacy of their breast milk and how their daily diet affects their nutrition intakes.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
 
Selective sensing of harmful molecules with light
22-July-2016

Scientists are developing more highly sensitive devices for the detection of biological and chemical compounds.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
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