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New micro-platform reveals cancer cells’ natural behavior
19-September-2018

A new cell culture platform allows researchers to observe never-before-seen behaviors of live cancer cells under the microscope, leading to explanations of long-known cancer characteristics.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
HKBU study: Antibiotics in landfills pose public health risk
18-September-2018

The large quantities of discarded antibiotics in Hong Kong’s landfills pose a pollution problem and a potential hazard to public health and ocean life, a new study by a Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) scholar says.

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Contact: Hong Kong Baptist University Institution: Hong Kong Baptist University
 
UNIST-Ulsan Develop Organs-on-chips for New Drug Discovery
18-September-2018

A research center, affiliated with South Korea's Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) will initiate a research collaboration to develop human organs-on-chips for new drug discovery.

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Contact: JooHyeon Heo Institution: Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST)
 
Mitochondria come together to kill cancer cells
12-September-2018

Uncovered details of a molecular pathway in cancer cells could lead to improved treatment.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University
 
Newborns with congenital heart disease have enlarged kidneys
11-September-2018

Research counters the expectation that organs of babies with congenital heart disease are smaller than average.

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Contact: Elizabeth Hawkins Institution: Springer Nature
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