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  1. 08/12/2016

    High Performance Graphene Photodetectors Set Speed Record

    Peer reviewed paper

    Graphene is an ideal material for optical communications systems. A new, waveguide-integrated photodetector from AMO, Germany sets a record high bandw…

    Graphene Flagship


  2. 08/12/2016

    SNAP23によるインスリン分泌阻害とMF286の効果

    インスリン分泌を阻害しているタンパク質の機能を発見

    Peer reviewed paper

    國井政孝助教、原田彰宏教授(大阪大学大学院医学系研究科細胞生物学・群馬大学生体調節研究所)、根本知己教授(北海道大学電子科学研究所)らの研究グループは、マウス生体内において、ホルモンの放出を調節するタンパク質SNAP23※1が、膵臓ランゲルハンス島のベータ細胞からのインスリン分泌※2を阻害しているこ…

    Osaka University


  3. 08/12/2016

    Schematic diagrams showing the roles of SNAP23 in pancreatic β cells.

    Role of Protein in Pancreatic Secretion Suggests Potential Method for Treating Diabetes

    Peer reviewed paper

    Movement of secretory molecules, such as hormones and digestive enzymes, out of the cell is known as exocytosis. This process is guided by SNARE prote…

    Osaka University


  4. 08/12/2016

    New tool to help predict dementia risk in older people

    A machine learning method analyzing large amounts of health information has potential in assessing the risk of cognitively healthy older people for la…

    IOS Press


  5. 08/12/2016

    2017 Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research awarded to Adrian Bird, Guido Kroemer and Laurence Zitvogel

    The 2017 Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research is being awarded to three researchers for their outstanding contributions to basic onco…

    Zurich, University of


  6. 08/12/2016

    Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Preis für Krebsforschung 2017 geht an Adrian Bird, Guido Kroemer und Laurence Zitvogel

    Drei Forschende werden für ihre hervorragenden Leistungen in der onkologischen Grundlagenforschung mit dem Charles Rodolphe Brupbacher Preis für Krebs…

    Zurich, University of


Forthcoming events

  1. 08/12/2016

    New Scopus Journal Metrics Provide Free and Comprehensive Insight into Citation Impact for Academic Journals

    WHAT: Join the webinar where Dr. Lisa Colledge, Director of Research Metrics at Elsevier and expert in the use of research metrics, to get a pre-launc…

    « Elsevier »


  2. 07/12/2016 — 08/12/2016

    Leader of 1970 student occupation to be honoured by University

    Pete Cresswell, a former University of Liverpool student who was expelled for his part in a protest, and April Ashley, one of the first people in the…

    Liverpool, University of


  3. 05/12/2016 — 09/12/2016

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    Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek hosts first workshop on axions as professor at Stockholm University

    Stockholm University and NORDITA host this week an international workshop on axions and dark matter. Axions are hypothetical particles proposed by Fra…

    Stockholm University


  4. 13/12/2016

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    Going beyond 'context matters': Free Politics & Ideas/INASP webinar on 13 December

    It's widely recognized that context plays an important role in determining whether and how research is understood, approached, and used by policymaker…

    INASP


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