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2017-11-30

Discovery of key molecules involved in severe malaria

A new target for malaria vaccine

2017-11-28

Dibenzoazepine Defender: Drug Found to be Effective Against Resistant Hepatitis C

Osaka University researchers identify class of chemicals that can combat resistant strains of the hepatitis C virus, as well as parasites that cause malaria and toxoplasmosis

Chronic hepatitis C infection can lead to serious liver diseases. Antivirals that directly target hepatitis C virus (HCV) proteins are effective, but ...

2017-11-7

New Strategy for Multiple Myeloma Immunotherapy

Osaka University study unveils new target for monoclonal antibody-based treatment of cancer

Cancer-specific proteins have been identified for the development of monoclonal antibody (mA)-based therapies, but there remains a need to uncover new...

2017-11-7

Walk This Way: A Better Way to Identify Gait Differences

Osaka University researchers design a gait recognition method that can overcome intra-subject variations by view differences

Human traits such as the face, voice, and gait are commonly used for biometric-based person recognition. Although gait is one of the most practical tr...

2017-11-3

Gender roles in ancient times

Japanese scientists show how the expression of a single gene, doublesex1, in the embryo of the ancient crustacean Daphnia magna determines the growth of gender-specific traits

Two new studies by Osaka University researchers provide insights on why male and female bodies of the same species differ. The studies show factors th...

2017-11-2

How Bacteria Get Their Groove: Mechanism behind Flagellar Motility

Osaka University study sheds light on mechanism underlying the assembly and activation of flagellar motor in the bacteria Bacillus subtilis

Most motile bacteria move by the use of flagella. While the flagellar motor components have been identified, it remains unclear how they are assembled...

2017-10-30

Successful implantation of heart pump with power cable behind the ear, a Japan first!

2017-10-27

Mending hearts in three dimensions

Kyoto-Osaka team uses hiPSCs to repair myocardial infarctions in rats

2017-10-26

Successful cardiogenic shock treatment using a percutaneous left ventricular assist device

2017-10-26

Breaking the Chain: Catalyzing a Green Future for Chemistry

Osaka University researchers create catalyst for refining chemicals in plant waste, allowing a green way to produce valuable raw materials

A Japanese research team from Osaka University developed “green” catalysis for creating valuable chemicals from plant waste. By reacting a catalyst wi...

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