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Rogue DNA could trip the heart

April 26th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) DNA from the heart's own cells may unwittingly activate the body's immune system, tripping the heart, according to a study by British and Japanese researchers.Scientists from ... Read more...

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NASA researchers discover arsenic-based life form on Earth

December 3rd, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new research has changed the fundamental knowledge about what comprises all known life on Earth.NASA researchers conducting tests in the harsh environment of Mono Lake in California ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Light therapy may help treat Parkinson’s disease

June 23rd, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): A new study from the University of Virginia Health System has shown that low level light therapy (LLLT) could help treat patients with Parkinson's disease.The in vitro study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New approach to purify parasites with light developed

September 13th, 2008 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 13 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Edinburgh, UK, have devised a clever method to purify parasitic organisms from their host cells, a major advance that can allow them ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Parasites can now be isolated for detailed study

September 13th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 13 (IANS) Researchers have worked out a method to isolate parasitic organisms from their host cells, enabling deeper insights into why and how they cause so many diseases. Many infectious ... Read more...

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Scientists discover compound that prevents cancer in lab

May 14th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 14 (ANI): While researching new ways to stop the progression of cancer, scientists at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center have identified a compound that has the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How diabetes drives atherosclerosis

March 14th, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 14 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center have provided the first mechanistic description of how diabetes drives atherosclerosis or hardening of the arteries by accelerating inflammation ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |