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A new study published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) shows that children who have been infected with enterovirus are 48% more likely to have developed type 1 diabetes.
TAIPEI, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global smartphone shipments grew 9.1% to reach 310 million units in the peak-season third quarter, buoyed by the iPhone 6 launch.
Prescribers Are Enthusiastic about the SGLT-2 Inhibitors, but Payers Are Not Fully Convinced of the Added Benefits of These Agents, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON,
ARRIS E6000 Converged Edge Router to Deliver High-Speed Broadband Capabilities to Subscribers in Taiwan TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct.
Scientists have announced the discovery of a new land snail species which was long confused for the widely distributed A. subchinensis.
Taiwan showcases solutions that deliver energy savings of up to 56 percent TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct.
NexPower introduces multifunctional PV thin-film modules TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct.
Forest: Stay Focused, Stop Phubbing from Forestapp lets users plant a seed in a virtual forest, which grows into a tree over the next 30 minutes – unless they leave the app, in which case their
TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- These days, light-emitting diodes (LEDs) are being increasingly used as replacements for traditional lamps and many other electronic appliances.
Taking Advantage of the World's Most Abundant Clean Fuel TAIPEI, Taiwan, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hydrogen is one of the simplest elements in the universe.
The Formosan Rock Macaque (Macaca cyclopis), Formosan Rock Monkey, or Taiwanese Macaque, is a macaque endemic to the island of Taiwan and has been introduced to Japan. Besides humans, these monkeys are only native primates living in Taiwan. These mammals measure 50 to 60 centimeters and weigh 5 to 12 kilograms, generally the females are smaller. Their tails are moderately long and they measure 26 to 45 centimeters. This macaque is brown or gray in coloration. The monkey has specialized...
The Asian black bear (Ursus thibetanus), also known as the white-chested bear or the moon bear, is a species that holds a large range. This range includes northern areas of the Indian Subcontinent, most areas of the Himalayas, far eastern Russia, northeastern areas of China, Korea, and the Honshū and Shikoku islands near Japan. As is common to black bear species, the Asiatic black bear prefers a habitat within deciduous forests, mixed forests, deserts, and thornbrush forests. It can...
Symbol: PUMOM Group: Dicot Family: Fabaceae Synonyms: GLJA2 Glycine javanica L. PUTO2 Pueraria tonkinensis Gagnep. Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons Subclass Rosidae Order Fabales...
Seema, also known as Sima and Sema Japanese salmon, Cherry salmon, or Masu salmon (Oncorhynchus masou) is a salmon of the western Pacific Ocean which includes the Kuril Islands, Kamchatka, Primorsky Krai, Japan, Korea and Sakhalin. In Taiwan a landlocked subspecies known as the Taiwanese salmon or the Formosan salmon (Oncorhynchus masou Formosanum) also exists. The Seema favors a temperate climate that is around the area of 65 degrees north to 58 degrees north in the sea. The Seema also...
The Chinese Prickly Ash or Flatspine Prickly Ash (Zanthoxylum simulans) is a species of flowering plant native to eastern China and Taiwan. It is one of several plants of Zanthoxylum from which Sichuan Pepper is produced. It is a small spreading tree that grows to 23 feet tall. Its leaves are 2.75 to 5 inches long and pinnate (having parts of a leaf arranged on both sides of the stem). Each leaf has 7 - 11 small leaflets that are each 1.25 to 2 inches long. There are numerous spines on the...
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