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acne;skin disorder;genetic bud

Chinese Scientists Discover Another "Acne Gene"[Apr 18, 2019]

A team of Chinese scientists have discovered a new gene related to acne, boosting hope that the common skin disorder can be nipped in the genetic bud. The study described the gene as F13A1, whose mutation increases the expression of interleukin 6, a protein that plays an important role in the development of severe acne.

space cooperation;international cooperation

China to Enhance International Space Cooperation[Apr 18, 2019]

China will promote aerospace development, strengthen international cooperation and contribute Chinese wisdom, plans and strength in man's peaceful utilization of outer space, said an official with China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Wednesday.

BeiDou navigation system;Xiongan

BeiDou Navigation System Applied in Laying Tracks for Beijing-Xiongan Intercity Railway[Apr 17, 2019]

The process of laying tracks for an intercity railway linking Beijing with Xiongan New Area is now applying the BeiDou navigation system. The intercity railway line, set to be operational by 2020, will be an important link between the urban areas of Beijing, the Beijing new airport and Xiongan New Area.

meniscus;joint;artificial material

Chinese Researchers Develop New Method to Repair Meniscus[Apr 17, 2019]

The meniscus is a fibrocartilage structure within the knee joint that helps reduce friction during joint movement. Chinese researchers have used a new tissue engineering method to build artificial meniscus that better mimic native ones. The research was published in the journal Science Translational Medicine.

surface feature;Antarctic sea ice;drone observation;Antarctica

Drone Observations Reveal Detailed Features of Antarctic Sea Ice[Apr 15, 2019]

A team led by Chinese researchers has revealed the fine-scale surface features of the Antarctic sea ice by using drones to acquire high-resolution images and data. This is the first time that Chinese researchers used drone technology in surveying and mapping large areas of Antarctic sea ice. Previously, researchers had to carry a GPS and use a helicopter to explore.

CSITF;technology fair;technological achievement;fair

Shanghai to Hold Int'l Technology Fair[Apr 15, 2019]

The seventh China (Shanghai) International Technology Fair (CSITF) will be held from April 18 to 20. It will highlight the latest technological achievements and scientific research projects worldwide such as intellectual manufacturing, biomedicine, and new generation of information technology.


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