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PM to inaugurate ‘Civil Services Day’ tomorrow


April 20th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 20 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, will inaugurate the 'Civil Services Day' here on Thursday.Dr. Singh will also give away the 'PM's Awards for Excellence ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh seeks central help to battle sickle cell


August 31st, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 31 (IANS) Chhattisgarh has sought financial assistance from the central government to battle sickle cell anaemia that has gripped the 18-20 percent of the state's 20.08 million population, officials said ... Read more...

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New method can help identify genetic disease in record time


June 11th, 2010 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): For the first time, researchers have proven that it is possible to identify any genetic disease in record time, all thanks to a powerful and reliable exome sequencing ... Read more...

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11-year old Marcelas Owens in favor of health care reform


March 17th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 17 (Pen Men at Work): Marcelas Owens is only 11 years old. He is an activist though at this extremely young age. Numerous cameras concentrated on him when he delivered ... Read more...

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Majority hospitalised in US for swine flu had other conditions


October 14th, 2009 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (DPA) The most complete tracking yet of patients hospitalised for swine flu shows that more than half had underlying medical conditions, the US Centres for Disease Control said Tuesday. Still, ... Read more...

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New stem cell therapy may repair damaged heart


July 21st, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): Scientists from Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, have genetically engineered cells that help form scar tissue after a heart attack into a type of cell that does just ... Read more...

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Ultrasound screening can help prevent stroke among kids with sickle cell disease


December 7th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Researchers at the Children''s Hospital of Philadelphia have found that screening with an ultrasound machine helps prevent stroke among kids with sickle cell disease, by identifying children ... Read more...

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