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Israeli researchers develop innovative method to identify new antibiotics

Israeli researchers have developed a novel method for screening and detecting new efficient antibiotics, Ben Gurion University (BGU) in southern Israel said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/12 13:19:53

Scientists complete most comprehensive analysis of whole cancer genomes

By completing the most comprehensive study of whole cancer genomes to date, an international team of scientists has garnered deeper understanding of cancer, paving the way for more effective treatment, the Wellcome Sanger Institute said on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/6 11:15:48

Novel coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday said that the novel coronavirus outbreak has become a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC).
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/31 3:50:17

Too early to declare coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern: WHO

WHO Emergency Committee on the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) considered it is still too early to declare a public health emergency of international concern given its restrictive and binary nature, according to a press conference held by WHO on Thursday.
Source: | 2020/1/24 2:35:07

1st case of novel coronavirus reported in US

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced on Tuesday that the first case of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been reported in the United States.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/22 5:43:01

US scientists create gene-edited tomato bunched like grapes

Researchers in the United States developed gene-edited tomato plants that bunched like grapes, which can soon be growing in a storage unit on the roof of a skyscraper or even in space.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/24 10:40:58

Hibernating animals lend clues to obesity treatment: study

Why some animals are as fit as ever when they reemerge from their hibernations? The answer to that may help us tackle obesity.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/27 15:10:21

Study reveals how light activates enzyme to make chlorophyll

An international team of researchers have discovered the structure of an enzyme that is essential for photosynthesis, revealing how light activates the enzyme to make chlorophyll, the green pigment for life.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/29 15:17:43

Vaping causes lung cancer in mice: study

Exposure to e-cigarette smoke causes mice to develop lung cancer, according to a study published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/9 11:28:48

Siberian Scientists Develop Micro Vacuum Cleaner for Super High-Quality Cleaning

Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) scientists have developed an optical micro-vacuum cleaner that keeps homes clean from harmful particles. The results of the study were published in Scientific Reports magazine.
Source: | 2019/9/29 14:21:39