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Oz women warned not to put motherhood on ice

February 27th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 27 (ANI): An increasing number of women are choosing to freeze their eggs for social reasons in the hope they will be able to have a child when they are ... Read more...

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World’s first double leg transplant to be performed in Spain

November 17th, 2010 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Nov 16 (IANS) The world's first double leg transplant will be performed in Spain, Health Minister Leire Pajin said Tuesday.Pajin made the announcement about the experimental procedure at the "Final ... Read more...

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How to heal a broken heart

April 13th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): An innovative treatment using stem cells could soon help patients with heart muscles seriously affected by coronary heart disease, say researchers.Scientists at the Research Centre of the ... Read more...

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Stem cells can help regrow diseased muscles

March 6th, 2009 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 6 (IANS) An experimental procedure that dramatically strengthens stem cells' ability to regenerate damaged tissue could offer new hope to victims of muscle-wasting diseases like myopathy and muscular dystrophy. The ... Read more...

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Now, a simple blood test to screen for Down’s syndrome in mums-to-be

June 21st, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 21 (ANI): A simple, risk-free blood test that can detect Down's syndrome from the blood of pregnant women has raised the prospect of screening being routinely available to every ... Read more...

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Latest data storage device: your DNA

February 26th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
New York, Feb 26 (IANS) It may now be possible to encode and store digital information within the DNA, eliminating the need of expensive sequencing machinery. The human genome embodies the equivalent ... Read more...

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