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USM leads research on jellyfish threat

TELUK BAHANG, PENANG: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) is leading the team of experts from ten countries in the region in conducting the research on...

UKM and FGV R&D collaborate to prevent palm oil tree disease

Bangi: Researchers from UKM’s Biology System Institute (INBIOSIS) will be collaborating with Felda Global Ventures (FGV) Research and Development (R&D) Sdn Bhd in conducting...

Nanosatellite MYSat to be launched into orbit

PENANG: A cube-shaped NanoSatellite named MYSat or Malaysia Youth Satellite would be launched into outer space to study the possibility of early detection of...

UMBI DNA Day fosters interest in science

BY NADIA SAPUAN KUALA LUMPUR: UKM’s Medical Molecular Biology Institute (UMBI) recently organised a DNA Day in conjunction with World DNA Day with an aim to foster interest in science,...

Rectal surgery made easy through latest speculum

SERDANG: Surgeons will find it easy to examine human rectum and conduct operation by using a tool, named Self Retaining Anal Speculum (SRAS), an...

Music and medicine

TEN MARA sponsored medical students from the Universiti Sains Malaysia-Karnataka Lingayat Education (USMKLE) International Medical Programme have made the country proud when they emerged...

UPM don gets special recognition from Mauritius PM

PORT LOUIS (Mauritius): Universiti Putra Malaysia Lecturer, Associate Professor Dr Paramasivam Muthusamy, received a Special Certificate of Recognition from Mauritius Prime Minister, Pravind Kumar...

Connecting science with community

TRANSDISCIPLINARY research will pave the way for scientists to better connect with the community. UKM Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Industry and Partnership, Prof Dato’ Dr Imran...

UPM, Airbus Helicopters Malaysia ink MoU

BY NOOR ESZEREEN JUFERI SERDANG: The Aerospace Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is collaborating with AIRBUS Helicopters Malaysia (AHM) Sdn Bhd through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding...

UKM specialist discover arthritis treatment using mesenchymal stem cell

BY ASMAHANIM AMIR CHERAS: The orthopaedic team of Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz (HCTM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) led by senior lecturer (Orthopedics & Arthroscopy), Dato’ Dr Badrul Akmal Hisham Md Yusoff has...

UPM researchers produce quality biochar from agro wastes using BMC

BY SHAZLAN HALAMY SERDANG: A team of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has succeeded in creating a sustainable green technology by way of transforming...

UKM researchers discover the 8000 years old prehistoric human skeleton

BY ASMAHANIM AMIR KUALA LUMPUR: A nearly complete prehistoric human skeleton estimated at 6,000 to 8,000 years ago was discovered by a group of researchers from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM),...

REMDII Sensitive helps in healing eczema

BY AZMAN ZAKARIA A group  of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) researchers have successfully developed a product to treat skin disorder or eczema without involving the...

Spotlight on Ulam Raja

Study finds anti-diabetes chemicals in local salad eaten by Malay community RESEARCHERS in Malaysia have shown that the plant Cosmos caudatus Kunth contains chemicals that...

Premium Honey: Holistic innovation to benefit socio-economy ecology

KUALA TERENGGANU: A researcher from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) has produced a machine to extract honey from stingless bees that would ensure its good...

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