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Indian-led team transforms human skin into blood cells

November 8th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Nov 8 (IANS) In a major breakthrough in medical sciences, an Indo-Canadian researcher and his team have successfully transformed human skin into various blood cells.The breakthrough is likely to ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Stem cells ageing may be reversible

January 31st, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 31 (IANS) Stem cells, which stand ready to replenish mature cells lost to wounds, diseases and everyday wear and tear, can lose their normal functions as they age. But research ... Read more...

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Villagers storm Chinese plant to protest poisoning

August 17th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Xian (China), Aug 17 (Xinhua) Several hundred villagers in northwest China's Shaanxi province Monday stormed a smelting plant to protest lead poisoning of over 600 children. The villagers became agitated after a ... Read more...

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Light-activated treatments may solve MRSA problems after surgery

September 10th, 2008 - 7:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 10 (ANI): Researchers from University College London, UK have suggested that using near infrared light along with killer dyes that can wipe out bacteria could effectively kill superbug problems ... Read more...

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