Leipzig, Germany, April 29
Stress, like yawning, can be contagious, researchers in Germany have found. They said that simply observing someone in a stressful situation often causes a person’s body to relea...
Hyderabad, March 28
NIPER ties up with Minnesota varsity to chalk out roadmap for research into orphan drugs »
Melbourne, March 11
Scientists claim to have developed a first-of-its-kind computer model for simulating cancer tumour growth and treatment.The model could act as a first-line assessment of potential treatment...
Hyderabad, Feb 28
Global meet of dialysis begins today
Washington, February 16
For the first time, US scientists have grown human lungs in a lab, an advance in regenerative medicine that aims to address the problem of organ donor shortage.
Growing organs may seem li...
Hyderabad, Dec 20
Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan on Friday suggested a ban on over-the-counter sales of antibiotics to stop their abuse and increase their effectiveness to fight bacterial infections. ...
Hyderabad, Nov. 27
Austrian medical equipment company MED-EL (Medical Electronics) has received permission from Indian authorities to introduce Bonebridge, a new technology that helps the hearing impaired to hear th...
Hyderabad, Nov. 15
Hyderabad will host the ninth Asia Pacific Symposium on Cochlear Implants and Related Sciences (APSCI 2013). The three-day meet will begin on November 26. APSCI president Mohan Kameswara...
Washington, June 1
Painful dental procedures, such as root canals, may soon become a thing of the past!
In a first, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have used light to coax stem cells to re-grow...
London, April 20
Scientists have sent human immune cells to the International Space Station (ISS) to investigate how their structure and metabolism changes in zero gravity.
We know the effect of gravity o...
March 24, 2014
Will a teli’s son always remain a teli? Even if he is reared by Pathans »
Washington, March 5
In a breakthrough, scientists have discovered that male hormones can play an important role in female fertility and boost in vitro fertilisation (IVF) therapy.Male hormones, or androgens, h...
Mumbai, February 26
Under apex court’s watch, testing of drugs on humans under close scrutiny
Los Angeles, Dec 24
Students who take breaks while studying may remember their lessons longer than those who cram non-stop for exams, a new study suggests.The study found that mice that ‘cram’ or learn without...
Hyderabad, Dec. 3
Theories abound on how life first formed on Earth. These range from a meteoroid carrying a life form crashing into Earth to the first biological cell evolving in a water body that sprang u...
Hyderabad, Nov. 26
Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu hold the dubious distinction of having the highest incidence rate for profound deafness. As against the global incidence rate of 1-2 for every 1,000 population and na...
Berlin, Nov. 24
Early modern humans inherited an ‘immune gene’ from Neanderthals that greatly improved our immune systems, scientists say.
A research group at Bonn University and international collaborat...