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HKUST Researchers Discover the Genetic Contributions to Alzheimer’s Disease in the Chinese Population Offering Important Clues to the Development of Effective Diagnosis and Treatments
4-April-2018

A research team led by scientists from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) has identified new Alzheimer’s disease (AD) genetic risk factors in the Chinese population.

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Contact: Alby Wan Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Category: Medicine
 
HKUST Discovers New Antibiotics Resistance Mechanism, Paving the Way for Design of Antibiotics Against Superbug
4-April-2018

Researchers at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) have identified for the first time the culprit behind the causing of broad-spectrum bacterial resistance to peptide antibiotics.

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Contact: Alby Wan Institution: The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Category: Medicine
 
Tuning in to magnetic ink
4-April-2018

A new ink containing iron-oxide nanoparticles can be turned into fully printed and versatile components for cellular networks.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
 
Minding the gap ahead of future fuels
4-April-2018

Oil expert Tadeusz Patzek aims to ensure that efficient recovery of oil and gas remains feasible whilst scientists find alternative green energy sources.

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Contact: Carmen Cecile Denman Institution: King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Category: Technology
 
Spa therapy helps Japan’s snow monkeys cope with the cold
3-April-2018

New data reveal that female Japanese macaques bathe in hot springs to lower stress from cold weather.

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Contact: Elizabeth Hawkins Institution: Springer Nature Category: Science
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