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Discovered: Possible therapeutic target for slow healing of aged muscles

Washington, DC— An age-related decline in recovery from muscle injury can be traced to a protein that suppresses the special ability of muscle stem cells to build new muscles, according to work from a team of current and former Carnegie biologists led by Chen-Ming Fan and published in Nature Metabolism. Skeletal muscles have a tremendous

Flybot Strike Wired Earphone launch in India for Rs. 599/-

New Delhi, September 30 2019:  Flybot a lifestyle brand that deals in fashionable consumer electronics launched its Flybot Strike Wired earphone in India. The newly released wired earphone is available only in Black colour variants. Priced at Rs 599/-the earphones are available on amazon.in. The Flybot Strike wired earphones feature 3.5 mm connectivity and have a microphone and inline

Launch of Climate Action Platform for Delivering Carbon Neutrality in Hard-to-Abate Sectors by Mid-Century

Mission Possible Platform to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by mid-century The platform consists of initiatives in seven hard-to-abate industry sectors: aviation, heavy-duty road transport, shipping, aluminium, cement and concrete, chemicals and steel More information on the Mission Possible Platform, its initiatives and partners can be found here Follow the Sustainable Development Impact Summit 2019 at http://wef.ch/sdi19

Decade of the Battery: Sustainable Batteries Represent the Best Prospect for Meeting Paris Climate Goals

Battery technology will enable transport and power sectors to reduce emissions by 30% by 2030, on track to meet the 2°C goal of Paris Agreement Battery revolution could create 10 million jobs, add $150 billion to the global economy in 2030 and provide electricity to 600 million for the first time Ten-year plan urges increased

Liberia Vice President, Nigerian Stock Exchange CEO Among Leaders Taking ‘African Women on Board’ Campaign to UN

Leaders from across Africa and the diaspora unite in push for gender equality Bank of Industry, Bring Back Our Girls, Ford Foundation, HP Inc., UK Trade Commissioner to Africa among supporters taking action #MeToo has yet to hit home in Africa, say campaigners driving dialogue in schools, companies and governments Early successes include Wikipedia profiles

“Strategic design changes the world” – KW43 Branddesign by Grey Germany is Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2019

Essen/Germany, 19 September 2019 KW43 Branddesign, set up by Grey Germany and specialising in corporate identity as well as corporate design, has received a very special accolade this year. The agency has won the title “Red Dot: Agency of the Year 2019” in the Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design. The win is deserved

How To Keep Your Employees Loyal

If you have employees, you are going to want them to be loyal to you. After all, you have taken the time to train them and teach them about your business, plus it costs a lot more to hire new staff than it does to retain current ones. Loyalty is therefore hugely important, but how

Microsoft and IIT Roorkee collaborate to augment learning on quantum computing

A full semester elective to be hosted by Microsoft Garage India at IIT Roorkee Hyderabad, August 30, 2019: Reinforcing its commitment to help introduce new technologies to academia, Microsoft Garage India has partnered with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee to conduct lectures on quantum computing for a full semester. IIT’s BTech and MTech students

Asian cities continue to lead in the third edition of the Safe Cities Index—Tokyo takes the top spot

Tokyo edges Singapore (2nd) and Osaka (3rd) again to take the top spot in 2019. Alongside Tokyo, Singapore and Osaka, Sydney (5th), Seoul (tied 8th) and Melbourne (10th) make up the six APAC cities in the top 10. The remaining top ten cities are: Amsterdam (4th), Toronto (6th), Washington, DC (7th) and Copenhagen (tied 8th).

Stevie Awards Announce Winners of 2019 Best of the IBA Awards

Grand Stevie Award winners will be presented with trophies at the Andaz Vienna am Belvedere Hotel, on 19 October. The Stevie® Awards have announced the winners of the Best of the IBA Awards in The 2019 (16th Annual) International Business Awards®, the world’s premier business awards competition. Nominees in the 2019 IBAs were not able