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Honorary Professor Hugh R. Brown from University of Wollongong, Australia will be delivering the seminar “Modelling the Failure of Multiple Network Gels and Elastomers at the Chain Level” from 2:00p.m. at the Community Hall (1st floor) Shionogi Innovation Center for Drug Discovery, Hokkaido University.
Hokkaido University issued a press release in English on “Cold medicine could stop cancer spread”. Dr. Shinya Tanaka, and Dr. Masumi Tsuda from Global Station for Soft Matter are among the researchers for this work. This press release is also shared in various websites worldwide: http://pc.watch.impress.co.jp/docs/news/yajiuma/1023606.html http://www.qlifepro.com/news/20161007/metastasis-suppression-in-component-flufenamic-acid-of-cold-medicine.html http://www.hazardlab.jp/know/topics/detail/1/7/17178.html http://news.mynavi.jp/news/2016/10/06/097/ http://health.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/common-cold-medicine-may-stop-cancer-spread/54928504 http://www.asianage.com/newsmakers/common-cold-medicine-stops-cancer-spread-728 http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/health/bladder-cancer-spread-could-be-stopped-by-common-cold-medicine-scientists-discover-35141427.html http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/313565.php http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/cancer-spread-stopped-common-cold-medicine-scientists-discover-japan-study-bladder-a7367741.html http://www.todaytopics.com/cold-medicine-could-stop-cancer-spread/52026/ http://www.deccanherald.com/content/576499/common-cold-medicine-may-stop.html read more
Dr. Kazunori Yasuda, Executive / Vice-President, Specially-appointed Professor of Graduate school of Medicine, Hokkaido University and Dr. Tomohiro Onodera, Lecturer of Clinical Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University joined GSS. We are looking forward to the collaborative work in the future.
Professor Hiroshi Jinnai from Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials (IMRAM), Tohoku University, will be delivering the seminar “Challenges for nano-scale imaging of polymeric namostructures by electron microscopy” on Friday, September 30 from 3:30p.m. at the Science Building #2, 4th floor Room 402, Hokkaido University.
Professor Masao Doi from International Research Center, Beihang University, Beijing, China, will be delivering the seminar “Onsager Principle – A Useful Principle in Soft Matter Dynamics-” on Friday, September 30 from 1:00 p.m. at the Science Building #2, 4th floor Room 402, Hokkaido University.
After a press release “Double network hydrogels strongly bondable to bones by spontaneous osteogenesis penetration” got a score of 38 and has been in the top 5 of all research outputs scored by Altmetric.
Hokkaido University issued a press release in English on “Double network hydrogels strongly bondable to bones by spontaneous osteogenesis penetration.” Dr. Takayuki Nonoyama, Dr. Nobuto Kitamura, Dr. Takayuki Kurokawa, Dr. Tasuku Nakajima, and Dr. Jian Ping Gong from Global Station for Soft Matter are among the researchers for this work. This press release is also shared in various websites read more
GSS Associate Professor Wei Hong from Iowa State University will be delivering Advanced Course lectures on Soft Matter Sciences at the Graduate School of Life Science, Hokkaido University. For more info, click here→Dr. Hong course_announcement
Our research on tough hydrogels using tri-block copolymers received news coverage on Yahoo!Japan.