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26 min ago | Theflyonthewall.com

Sucampo says FDA approves addition of Nitto Medic as Rescula production site

Sucampo says FDA approves addition of Nitto Medic as Rescula production site Sucampo Pharmaceuticals disclosed in a regulatory filing that on July 15 the company received an approval letter from the FDA to its prior approval supplement in response to FDA's review of the revised Drug Master File of R-Tech Ueno.

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4 hrs ago | BioSpace

Toyohashi University of Technology Release: Evolution Of A Novel Organelle In Insects

A Toyohashi Tech researcher in cooperation with researchers at RIKEN, Iwate Medical University, Tokyo Institute of Technology, and the National Institute of Genetics, has revealed that aphids synthesize a protein from a gene laterally acquired from bacteria, and the produced protein is transported to an obligate intracellular bacterial symbiont.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

State officials: 75K in Hawaii have no health care

Officials said at a joint House committee briefing that roughly 75,000 people in Hawaii don't have health insurance, down from well over 100,000 last year.

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International Business Times

End of Times Indicators: Japan's Mount Fuji in 'Critical State' ...

Villagers affected by the Mount Sinabung eruption earlier this year head to a polling station in Medan, Sumatra July 9, 2014.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Iol.co.za

Taking us closer to Blade Runner future

A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say, after recent robotic breakthroughs in Japan.

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Weekend Balita

Japanese androids take us closer to 'Blade Runner' future

Honda North America shows off their new Asimo Robot Honda's ASIMO was introduced to much fanfare in 2000 as a multi-functional mobile assistant which resembles a shrunken spaceman.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Kos

Random Japan

Can I have some more fries? For the next 60 minutes, you can have as many as you want! KK Miller Japan is home to some of the strangest collaborative promotions you will ever find.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Reuters

DIARY - Top economic Events to Aug 1

TUESDAY, JULY 22 SYDNEY - 2nd Latin America Australia Investors Forum. RBA Assistant Governor for Financial Markets Guy Debelle will be key speaker.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Reuters

DIARY - Top Economic Events to July 31

IMF chief Christine Lagarde and Germany Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble take part in a debate on the future of the euro zone at a conference in Paris - 0900 GMT.

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Autoblog

How Toyota's neighbor delayed 23,000 of its deliveries

Don't you just hate when your neighbors' mess becomes your problem? Toyota certainly has good reason to be upset, after an dirty mishap at a steel mill delayed thousands of vehicle exports from its nearby port in Nagoya, Japan, by as much as a month.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Peru Ratifies Nagoya Protocol On Genetic Resources

Peru has recently ratified the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity, the Andean country's Foreign Ministry reported Tuesday.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Atlantic

Writers Can Do Anything

William T. Vollman, author of Last Stories and Other Stories , explains why he works by an assassin's credo: "Nothing is true; all is permissible."

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Russia Taday

Regulator greenlights reactor restarts in nuclear-weary Japan

Japan's nuclear watchdog has given a preliminary safety approval for restarting two nuclear reactors at the Sendai plant.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Suria

Japanese androids take us closer to...

A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say, after recent robotic breakthroughs in Japan.

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Medical News Today

'MiniSpec' sophisticated radiation detector designed for broad public use

Nuclear engineers at Oregon State University have developed a small, portable and inexpensive radiation detection device that should help people all over the world better understand the radiation around them, its type and intensity, and whether or not it poses a health risk.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Creative Design

The imai house

The ground floor is recessed to make room for a sheltered driveway at the front, where a wall slides open to lead into a kitchen and dining room that takes up most of the ground floor.

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Sys-Con Media

DENSO Tests Advanced Driving Support Technology on a Public Road in Japan

Kariya, Japan, July 14, 2014 - - DENSO Corp. began testing advanced driving support technology on a public road in Aichi Prefecture, Japan this past June.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Bloomberg

Takeshi Kaneko packs dried-seaweed in his store in Shimizu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.

Takeshi Kaneko searched for nine years to find someone to take over the dried-food store his parents opened after they fled the rubble of Japan-occupied China at the end of World War II.

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Al Bawaba

Central Trade and Auto organizes workshop on vehicle fire hazard investigation

Central Trade and Auto Company , the exclusive dealer for Toyota in the Kingdom, recently organized a workshop on essential vehicle fire hazard investigation techniques for members of the Jordanian Civil Defense Department and the Public Security Directorate, the latter being represented by its Hazardous Materials, Criminal Evidence and Criminal ... (more)

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

KYTX-TV News

A 6.8-magnitude quake struck near Fukushima, tsunami warning issued for Tohoku coast.

We know that sitting all day long, whether at a desk or on the couch, can be bad for your health.

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