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‘Harmless’ soil bacteria can help kill tumours


September 5th, 2011 - 2:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 5 (IANS) Scientists are harnessing a harmless soil bug to kill tumours by using it as a drug delivery vehicle.The therapy uses Clostridia sporogenes -- a bug found ... Read more...

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Telecom equipment production needs to grow: Sibal


May 6th, 2011 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) While the growth of telecommunications in India has been rapid, the domestic telecom equipment manufacturing segment has not been able to keep pace with this, ... Read more...

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Injectable gel offers hope for arthritis sufferers


April 14th, 2011 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 14 (ANI): Researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) have developed a potentially new way to treat arthritis.They have made an injectable gel that could spell the future for treating ... Read more...

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Russia launches European telecom satellite


December 27th, 2010 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Proton-M delivery vehicle lifted off early Monday from the Baikonur Space Centre in Kazakhstan, carrying with it European telecommunications satellite Ka-Sat."The launch was carried out at ... Read more...

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Sachin Pilot launches environment-friendly postal delivery vehicle ‘Soleckshaw’


July 9th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 9 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology (IT) Sachin Pilot launched an environment-friendly postal delivery vehicle 'Soleckshaw' in the national capital on Friday."It is the ... Read more...

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Novel way to prevent blindness caused by retinitis pigmentosa


June 12th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a novel way to use a radical new type of gene therapy to prevent blindness caused by retinitis pigmentosa.The research, led by Muna Naash, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Beware: Sodas, junk food speed up aging


April 28th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) High levels of phosphates may add more "pop" to sodas and junk food but they also speed up aging, research says. They may also increase the prevalence and ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Sodas, processed foods can accelerate signs of aging


April 27th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): High levels of phosphate in sodas and processed foods can accelerate the aging process in mice and contribute to age-associated complications such as chronic kidney disease, claims a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New nano-scale drug delivery system for chemotherapy


November 2nd, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 2 (ANI): A research team led by Indian-origin scientist has developed a nano-scale drug delivery method that has been found to effectively eliminate cancer tumours after a single treatment.The Duke ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New gene therapy cuts of tumour’s blood, nutrient supply in mice


June 12th, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 12 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Florida in the U.S. have come up with a novel gene therapy that can cut off a tumour's blood and nutrient supply.The ... Read more...

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Chemical process that can restore stem cells therapeutic potential unveiled


November 1st, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 1 (ANI): American scientists have found that a molecule called SleX can help restore an important biological function of stem cells, in case they have lost such surface proteins ... Read more...

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Indian origin researchers halt HIV’’s spread at cellular level


August 8th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 8 (ANI): An international team of scientists, including two Indian-origin researchers, has identified a revolutionary technique that may suppress HIV''s spread dramatically. While working with mice infected with HIV, the ... Read more...

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New antibody may help treat ovarian, breast cancer


May 23rd, 2008 - 1:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Researchers at East Carolina University (ECU) have developed a monoclonal antibody that could play a vital role in treating the most common form of ovarian cancer, breast ... Read more...

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