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Tsumoru Shintake Awarded German Physics Prize

Tsumoru Shintake Awarded German Physics Prize

This year’s Gersch Budker Prize goes to Professor Tsumoru Shintake of OIST for his work on the SACLA X-Ray Free Electron Laser.

Experts Discuss Latest In Hematology Research At Suntec Singapore

Experts Discuss Latest In Hematology Research At Suntec Singapore

Hematology experts gathered at Suntec Singapore from March 29-30, 2014 to discuss the latest in blood disorders research.

Nature Publishing Index 2013: China To Overtake Japan In 1-2 Years

Nature Publishing Index 2013: China To Overtake Japan In 1-2 Years

Japan remains the juggernaut in the Nature Publishing Index 2013 Asia Pacific.

First China-India Climate Change Study Released

First China-India Climate Change Study Released

China and India, two of the top three carbon emitters in the world, have released a joint report on the practical measures that can be taken to address climate change.

Japanese Astronauts To Drink Yakult In Space

Japanese Astronauts To Drink Yakult In Space

Yakult will go where no other probiotics drink has gone before – into outer space!

US$12 Million In Grants Awarded For Neglected Diseases

US$12 Million In Grants Awarded For Neglected Diseases

Japan’s Global Health Initiative Technology Fund has committed US$12 million in grants for neglected diseases and a potential tuberculosis vaccine.

The Future Of Life Science With Agilent Technologies

The Future Of Life Science With Agilent Technologies

The Young Scientist Forum organized by Agilent Technologies will take place at the University of Melbourne on March 28 and Biopolis Singapore on April 29.

China, UK Pledge US$33 Million For Climate Change Program

China, UK Pledge US$33 Million For Climate Change Program

Building on five years of partnership, China and the UK have committed US$33 million to research in low carbon solutions.

Japan Successfully Launches Rainfall-Tracking Satellite

Japan Successfully Launches Rainfall-Tracking Satellite

The satellite launched by the Japanese space agency will provide detailed weather information and aid in the prediction of rain and snowfall.

Global Partnership To Fight Infectious Disease Launched

Global Partnership To Fight Infectious Disease Launched

A global initiative was launched last month to accelerate progress toward a world safe and secure from the threat of infectious disease.