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Two S. Korean scientists elected foreign members of Britain's Royal Society Two S. Korean scientists elected foreign members of Britain's Royal Society Professors Kim V. Narry of Seoul National University and Lee Sang-yup of KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) became first South Koreans to join the Royal Society, according to its announcement Thursday (local time). May 08, 2021
Enabling aluminum in batteries Enabling aluminum in batteries Scientists from Seoul National University and scientists in the UK demonstrated a new cathode material for an aluminum-ion battery, which achieved impressive results in both specific capacity and cycle life. Apr 27, 2021
Seoul National University to run weekly rapid virus testing for more in-person learning Seoul National University to run weekly rapid virus testing for more in-person learning Seoul National University said Friday it will run weekly coronavirus testing that produces results within two hours as part of efforts to detect infections quickly and expand in-person classes on campus. Apr 23, 2021
Researchers develop leaf-like soft robot capable of maneuvering underwater Researchers develop leaf-like soft robot capable of maneuvering underwater Seoul National University (SNU) said in a statement on April 22 that researchers from its mechanical engineering lab led by Professor Cho Kyu-jin developed a robot made of a paper-thin composite of flexible materials that can move itself to the desired position underwater through fluttering motions. Apr 22, 2021
Eating More of This Nutrient Can Reduce Your Kidney Disease Risk, New Study Says Eating More of This Nutrient Can Reduce Your Kidney Disease Risk, New Study Says A new study out of Seoul National University College of Medicine was published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition after looking at the ratios of calories from the macronutrients participants consumed. Apr 17, 2021
Gut peptide shown to improve metabolic disease in mice Gut peptide shown to improve metabolic disease in mice A Korean study led by Seoul National University (SNU) scientists is the first to demonstrate that the human intestinal mucin-degrading bacterium, Akkermansia muciniphila, secretes a glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1)-inducing protein, which significantly improved glucose homeostasis and ameliorated metabolic disease in mice. Apr 13, 2021
Top medical school opens class on LGBTQ’s healthcare Top medical school opens class on LGBTQ’s healthcare Early this year, Professor Yoon Hyun-bae of the Department of Human Systems Medicine at Seoul National University College of Medicine opened class on LGBTQ’s healthcare. Apr 10, 2021
New Shapeshifting Wheels Will Carry You Across Anything, Even Alien Worlds New Shapeshifting Wheels Will Carry You Across Anything, Even Alien Worlds Long ago the human race invented the wheel. Obviously, it's changed a lot since its likely initial use in pottery — serving now as a means of transportation for the Perseverance rover on Mars. Apr 08, 2021
Rapid Weight Change Linked With Adverse Outcomes in Predialysis CKD Rapid Weight Change Linked With Adverse Outcomes in Predialysis CKD Rapid weight loss and gain correlate with increased risks for kidney failure, cardiovascular events, and death in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), a new study finds. Apr 05, 2021
Watch a simple pen turn flat drawings into 3D objects Watch a simple pen turn flat drawings into 3D objects Standard 3D printing requires a bulky, pricey machine, but what if you could fit that technology in your pocket? Researchers have harnessed a familiar instrument—the pen—to create a first-of-its-kind process that transforms flat ink drawings into 3D objects when the drawings are dipped into a special solution. Mar 24, 2021