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Found 202 articles associated to the institution Hokkaido University.
 
Improving researchers’ abilities to forecast epidemics
8-March-2019

An annual influenza season forecasting challenge issued by the US Centers for Disease Control provides unique insight into epidemic forecasting, according to a study published in the journal Scientific Reports.

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Electron sandwich doubles thermoelectric performance [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
6-March-2019

The ability of thermoelectric materials to convert heat into electricity has been more than doubled. This could help reduce the amount of wasted heat, and thus wasted fossil fuel, in daily activities and industries.

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New hope for treating reduced exercise capacity caused by heart failure
4-March-2019

A group of Hokkaido University scientists and collaborators have developed a method that could be used to treat heart failure patients whose exercise capacity has been impaired.

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Key flu target identified [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
26-February-2019

A key cell receptor that facilitates influenza A virus infection has been identified following decades of research.

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Mitochondria come together to kill cancer cells [Asia Research News 2019 Magazine]
15-February-2019

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

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