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Fabricating high performance nanohybrid catalysts
27-June-2017

An international team of scientists have developed a method that allows them to engineer crystals with a large fraction of reactive facets.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: Science
 
Nagoya University chemists turn metal catalysis on its head for a sustainable future
27-June-2017

Nagoya University team used high-valent transition metal catalysts for an unconventional hydrogenation of carboxylic acid groups, common to biomass feedstocks. The high-valent catalysts showed good selectivity under mild conditions.

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University Category: Science
 
Cambodia’s Ministries Come Together to Address Wildlife Trafficking
23-June-2017

A first-ever milestone event brought together Cambodian officials and others today to discuss law enforcement options and responses to wildlife trafficking –an increasing threat to the world’s wildlife species.

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Contact: Stephen sautner Institution: Wildlife Conservation Society Category: People
 
Stem Cells: The Future of Medicine
22-June-2017

Imagine being able to take cells from your skin, transform them into other types of cells, such as lung, brain, heart or muscle cells, and use those to cure your ailments, from diabetes to heart disease or macular degeneration. To realise this, however, challenges still remain, Professor Janet Rossant, a pioneer in the field, says.

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Towards a Sustainable Campus - "Zero Waste Campaign" at the University of Malaya
22-June-2017

Zero Waste Campaign (ZWC) is one of the university’s longest and most consistent endeavours. It is unique due to the bottom-up and top-down synergy that characterizes its development. It was set-up to spearhead the development of a more sustainable waste management model in the UM campus and ultimately achieve the status of a zero waste campus.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: Technology
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