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Mortality of Elder Abuse in Malaysia: findings from the Prevent Elder Abuse and negleCt initiativE (PEACE)
8-August-2017

In Malaysia, research into elder abuse and neglect (EAN) has indicated a link between abuse and premature death, with pattern differences between males and females. Financial abuse is found to be more common than other subtypes (physical, psychological, sexual and neglect), and comprises the group with the largest percentage of mortality.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya Category: People
 
IEEE Milestone dedicated to Tohoku University for self-complementary antennas
4-August-2017

An IEEE Milestone has been dedicated to Tohoku University for Professor Emeritus Yasuto Mushiake's work on self-complementary antennas.

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Contact: Naoko Odajima Institution: Tohoku University Category: Technology
 
T2K presents hint of CP violation by neutrinos
4-August-2017

Kavli IPMU's Mark Hartz announces first indication of CP violation by neutrinos.

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Contact: Motoko Kakubayashi Institution: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU) Category: Science
 
Countering atopic dermatitis immune reactions
4-August-2017

A protein which protects the fetus during pregnancy, HLA-G1, shows high potential for treating atopic dermatitis and other related diseases.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Mangroves vital for environmental decontamination
3-August-2017

Mangrove trees, particularly their leaf litter, filter copper out of soil and water in Indonesia.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Category: Science
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