blood analysis

Biochip speeds up blood analysis to detect infection

December 11th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) Scientisits have devised a way through which speed can save lives especially in the case of sepsis or infection.With a new biochip, physicians will now be ... Read more...

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Blood chip diagnoses diseases within minutes

March 20th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 20 (IANS) A self-powered, low-cost chip can test blood samples and diagnose diseases like tuberculosis and HIV within minutes, scientists say. The device has been developed by researchers ... Read more...

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Now, a quick and affordable microfluidic HIV test

July 17th, 2010 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A researcher at UC Davis has developed a "lab on a chip" device for HIV testing, which is quick and pocket friendly.Biomedical engineer Prof. Alexander Revzin's microfluidic ... Read more...

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New marker to detect prostate cancer identified

March 26th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 26 (ANI): Sarcosine, an N-methyl derivative of the amino acid glycine, can distinguish between slow-growing prostate cancers and those likely to spread and become lethal, playing a major role in ... Read more...

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Madonna showing signs of stress over marriage trouble

July 22nd, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 22 (IANS) Pop queen Madonna is showing signs of stress that she is facing after her marriage to British director Guy Ritchie broke. reports Madonna is show uncharacteristic signs ... Read more...

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Folate can help blunt damaging effects of heart stroke

March 28th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): Eating leafy green vegetables, beans and nuts not only keeps the heart healthy but the B vitamin folate found in them also help blunt the damaging effects ... Read more...

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Hybrid needles may soon make the jab painless

January 8th, 2008 - 11:58 am ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 8(ANI): Researchers at the University of North Carolina and Laser Zentrum Hannover have developed a new polymerization technology, which can ease the pain of injections and blood draws.The team led ... Read more...

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