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Fast, accurate test to diagnose CJD developed


January 31st, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Researchers have developed a highly sensitive assay that could change the way to diagnose the degenerative neurological condition Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), providing a fast, accurate alternative for early ... Read more...

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Spinal cement may help bone marrow cancer patients


January 15th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) New technologies like organic cement used in repairing spinal fractures might soon help bone marrow cancer patients. A project led by University of Leeds engineers will focus on the ... Read more...

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Birthmarks: myths, stigma and surgery


May 29th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) Thirty-two-year-old Manaka Singh remembers being discriminated against as a child by the elders of her family who thought she was possessed and inauspicious because of ... Read more...

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Surgeons employ microwave to destroy tumours


February 5th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 5 (IANS) Microwave ablation is a minimally-invasive option for removing liver tumours, which has been tried out at University of California's San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center and its Cancer Centre."A ... Read more...

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New microwave technology may treat liver tumours


February 4th, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 04 (ANI): Doctors at UC San Diego Medical Center and Moores UCSD Cancer Center are offering a new minimally-invasive option for treating liver tumours, called microwave ablation.A liver tumour ... Read more...

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Hope for women who suffer infertility, pelvic pain during sex


January 20th, 2009 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) There is some hope for women who suffer from endometriosis, infertility and pelvic pain during sex, a chronic disease that affects five to 10 million women in the ... Read more...

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Scientists provide new insights into endometriosis


January 18th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 18 (ANI): Scientists from Northwestern University''s Feinberg School of Medicine have found vital clues that may help explain the cause of endometriosis.Endometriosis is a chronic disease characterized by infertility ... Read more...

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Carbon nanotubes may help revolutionise X-ray technology


January 29th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by admin
London, January 29 (ANI): Rice University chemists have come up with an idea to improve X-ray images to such an extent that they will reveal the difference among soft tissues as clearly ... Read more...

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Biomarker that may predict breast cancer more effectively identified


November 14th, 2007 - 8:35 am ICT by admin
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