Researchers Develop Memory Device With Capacity Of 400 Dvds

Researchers develop memory device with capacity of 400 DVDsA research team at the Tokyo University of Science has developed technology that could lead to a memory storage disc with a capacity equivalent to about 400 DVDs.
“We are seeking to commercialize the technology in about three years by seeking out a company capable of developing the drive mechanism,” Manabu Yamamoto, a professor at the university’s applied electronics department who led the research team, said Nov. 4.

Researchers: Device Stimulates Swallowing Reflex, Prevents Pneumonia

Researchers: Device stimulates swallowing reflex, prevents pneumoniaA portable device that uses tiny electric currents to improve the swallowing reflex has gone on sale to help prevent pneumonia among elderly people and ailing patients, researchers said.
The devise, which is a little bigger than a mobile phone, was developed jointly by a research group headed by Yoshitaka Oku, professor of physiology at the Hyogo College of Medicine, and Jcraft, a medical equipment maker based in Izumi, Osaka Prefecture.

Drink More Black Tea For Stronger Bones, Researchers Say

Drink more black tea for stronger bones, researchers sayMore black tea may just be what people with fragile bones need to maintain a healthier skeleton, according to research published Feb. 24 by Japanese scientists.
Researchers from Osaka University and other institutions found that TF3, a polyphenol found in tea, helped improve symptoms of osteoporosis in lab mice.