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A better way to make low-fat cheese

Modified proteins mimic feel of fat in the mouth

RESEARCHERS at Heriot-Watt University, UK, have found a way to modify proteins to replace fats in traditionally high-fat products such as cheese and cakes.

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Catherine Ashton

Iran purges stocks of highly-enriched uranium

‘Weapons-grade’ material eliminated after sanctions

IRAN has processed all of its highly enriched uranium – material suitable for a nuclear weapon – into forms that are less of a proliferation risk, the IAEA atomic watchdog reports.

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pharmaceutical

New reactor produces artificial platelets

Could solve problem of blood transfusion shortages

A NEW bioreactor developed at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) in Boston, US, can generate fully-functioning human platelets for transfusion.

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