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Vol 24, No. 09, September 2020
Techniques to Eradicate Malfunctioning Cells Linked to Neurological Disorders

Researchers at Fudan University in Shanghai, China have developed three different techniques that successfully replace almost all malfunctioning microglia - each technique with its own advantage in application.

Solving the Mystery of Mammalian Absorption of Dietary microRNA

Study led by Zhang Chen-Yu from the Nanjing University School of Life Sciences, China finds the molecular mechanism of SIDT1 in mediating the uptake of dietary and orally administered microRNAs (miRNA).

Replacing Plastic with Sustainable Biosynthetic Substitutes

Team from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) develops a transparent nacre-inspired nanocomposite film, constructed from sustainable naturally occurring ingredients from living bacteria.

Alterations to Achieve Efficient Ammonia Synthesis

Updates from the recent research shows researchers were able to overcome the bottleneck in ammonia synthesis through changes in the rate-determining step.

Honeysuckle: Potential Therapeutic Strategy for COVID-19 Treatment

Researchers from Nanjing University and two other groups from Wuhan Institute of Virology and the Second Hospital of Nanjing discover miRNA in honeysuckle decoction (HD) can directly target SARS-CoV-2 genes, inhibiting viral replication.

Key Insights to the World's Second-Largest Healthcare Market

Findings from a healthcare report on China by the South China Morning Post (SCMP) revealed the latest trends in healthtech innovation, biopharmaceuticals, healthcare manufacturing, and COVID-19 vaccines.

New Method to Help Spot Gastric Cancer Cells

An optically induced electro-kinetics (OEK) chip can separate live gastric cancer cells from ascites and peritoneal lavages, aiding in the early detection of peritoneal metastasis.

A Novel Magnetic Hyperthermia Therapy for Tumour Ablation using Magnesium Alloys

A novel method for tumour ablation using implanted magnesium alloy rods has been developed. The rods induce tumour destruction via eddy current heating induced by an external alternating magnetic field.

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