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5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Wageningen University - Artificial virus improves delivery of new generations of pharmaceuticals

This virus can potentially be used for the delivery of new generations of pharmaceuticals, consisting of large biomolecules, by 'packaging' them in a natural fashion and delivering them to diseased cells.

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5 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Predicting which type 1 diabetics will go on to develop major complications

New research published in Diabetologia presents a new model for predicting which patients with type 1 diabetes will go on to develop major complications, through easily and routinely measured risk factors.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Medical News Today

Artificial virus improves delivery of new generations of pharmaceuticals

Researchers from Wageningen UR, together with colleagues from the University of Leiden, Eindhoven University of Technology and Radboud University Nijmegen, have successfully developed an artificial virus.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

New model predicts patients with type 1 diabetes who will go on to develop major complications

New research published in Diabetologia presents a new model for predicting which patients with type 1 diabetes will go on to develop major complications, through easily and routinely measured risk factors.

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Scientific American

For Dessert, May I Recommend the Buglava?

The recipe for wild mushroom risotto starts with the ingredients list. The risotto includes rice, garlic, minced onion and vegetable stock.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Economist

Farming in the Netherlands: Polder and wiser

AT THE entrance to Hoeve Rosa farm, in the southern Dutch province of Limburg, a sign gives a warning that unmanned machines might zoom past.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Science Daily

Zipper action triggers bacterial invasion

The protein LecA on the surface of the bacteria binds to sugar on special lipid molecules, so-called Gb3 lipids, which are present in the outer membrane of human cells.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Xinhuanet

Rising CO2 levels intensify algal blooms across globe: Dutch scientists

Rising carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere will stimulate harmful algal blooms at a global level, Dutch scientists Jolanda Verspagen and Jef Huisman of the University of Amsterdam concluded in research to be published in the next edition of the scientific journal PLOS ONE.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Food Industry

Salt cutting trend drives research

Soy sauce can be used to reduce the salt content of manufactured foods by more than 30%, according to recent research from the Dutch university Wageningen's UR Food and Biobased Research centre.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Trinadad Express

Salandy new head at e TecK

The board of directors of Evolving TecKnologies and Enterprise Development Company Ltd has appointed Robert Salandy as president of e TecK effective August 1. A former member of e TecK's board, Salandy brings to the organisation over 35 years of experience in infrastructure development, project management, conflict resolution, contract negotiation, ... (more)

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Light gene boosts tomato yields by a fifth

Scientists on Tuesday said they had found a gene in wild tomatoes that enables farmed tomato plants to be grown 24 hours a day under natural and artificial light, boosting yields by up to 20 per cent.

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Sofia News Agency

Vasil Grudev, Caretaker Minister of Agriculture and Foods

Vasil Grudev was born on May 5, 1980. He has a master's degree in law from the university Franche-ComtA©, Besancon and a specialisation in European cooperation in the Wageningen Business School, Netherlands.

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