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Honest mistake or research misconduct? STAP cell researchers assert the former, publishing their detailed methods to allow other scientists to duplicate their results.
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Doctors have devised a way to treat atrial fibrillation by using alcohol to kill or damage the nerves that cause the heart arrhythmia.
Singapore, Japan and China are among the leaders in stem cell research, a field growing twice as fast as the average growth in research.
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BASF will open a new plant in Yeosu, Korea to increase its supply of thermoplastics to the Asia Pacific market.
Japan’s universal health insurance coverage is being challenged by the economic realities of sustaining this system. Etsuji Okamoto discusses.