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Scientists Discover Role Of APP In The Brain Scientists Discover Role Of APP In The Brain
  • April 23rd, 2014
  • Usually associated with Alzheimer’s disease, scientists have found that the protein APP controls the growth of new brain cells via a target known as microRNA-574-5p.

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Scientists Discover Role Of APP In The Brain

Scientists Discover Role Of APP In The Brain

Usually associated with Alzheimer’s disease, scientists have found that the protein APP controls the growth of new brain cells via a target known as microRNA-574-5p.

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Obesity Could Cost You US$19,000 Per Child

Obesity Could Cost You US$19,000 Per Child

Research suggests that childhood obesity leads to an additional US$19,000 in lifetime medical costs per child.

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Thermo Fisher & NUS Form Research Alliance

Thermo Fisher & NUS Form Research Alliance

Under the terms of the agreement, Thermo Fisher will issue research grants and fund a symposium to foster scientific collaboration.

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Alcon Opens US$160 Million Facility In Singapore

Alcon Opens US$160 Million Facility In Singapore

The 330,000 square foot facility will allow Alcon to rapidly respond to the needs of consumers in Asia.

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More Asian Women Find Success In Science

More Asian Women Find Success In Science

Recognizing the existing gender disparities, governments across Asia have taken measures to encourage more women to join and stay in science and technology fields.