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Coke has no alcohol in it, says manufacturer


February 17th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 17 (IANS) Coca-Cola has no alcohol in it, said the firm's manufacturer in Malaysia as it rubbished reports that the secret of the way it is prepared is out.Coca-Cola ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

New soybean meal sources ‘are good fish meal alternatives’


February 8th, 2011 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): A new study has suggested that fermented soybean meal and enzyme-treated soybean meal may replace fish meal in weanling pig diets."The price of fish meal has exploded and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Here’s what an Iron Age beer tastes like


January 16th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 16 (ANI): An archeobotanist has discovered a 2550 year-old recipe for ancient Celtic malt beverage.Hans-Peter Stika of the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart has been spending time at ancient ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New yeast strain ‘cuts major drawbacks of biofuel production methods’


December 28th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California University of Illinois, the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the energy company BP have found a new yeast strain that eliminates many ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Australia’s thirst for alcohol ‘underestimated’


November 1st, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 1 (IANS) Australia's "thirst for alcohol" has been "underestimated" in official consumption records for more than a decade, and people worldwide have mistaken the country's drinking behaviour as stable.There was ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Champagne Producers Aim For Diminishing Pollution


September 1st, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The famous Champagne industry of France is all set to reduce the carbon dioxide pollution that tales place during the making and transportation of the drink. ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Study: Beer is now being linked to psoriasis in women


August 18th, 2010 - 11:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has indicated that women who drink five or more beers in a week stand a chance of getting afflicted with the disease psoriasis. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Beer may increase psoriasis in women


August 18th, 2010 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Women who love to drink beer are at higher risk of developing psoriasis, a chronic skin disease, according to a study. Experts said women who drank five or more ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Drinking beer ‘can lead to psoriasis in women’


August 17th, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 17 (ANI): Women who drink regular beer-but not light beer or other types of alcohol-are more likely to develop psoriasis, according to a new study.Psoriasis is a common immune-mediated skin ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Potato salad with barbeque cuts cancer risk


June 10th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 11 (ANI): Potato salad can help cut the cancer risk posed by eating red meat, according to a new Aussie research.Flinders University researchers have confirmed that the starch contained in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soy-based compound in dietary supplement could cut menopausal hot flushes


May 1st, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Natural S-equol, a novel soy germ-based compound, could be the primary component for reducing hot flushes in the dietary supplement SE5-OH, which is under development for reduction of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New method for a cheaper version of anti-flu drug Tamiflu developed


January 14th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Paving way for a less expensive version of Tamiflu, scientists have developed an alternative method for producing the active ingredient in the drug that fights the dreadful H1N1 ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian and American scientists use bad wine to make good energy


December 16th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, December 16 (ANI): Scientists in India and the United States are using microbes to turn the sugar and vinegar resulting from improper fermentation into electricity and hydrogen, thus showing that bad ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First synthetic cellulosome in yeast may improve production of renewable fuel


November 2nd, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 2 (ANI): Scientists have constructed for the first time a synthetic cellulosome in yeast, which has the potential to improve the production of renewable fuel.The scientists were led by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Silk made by common Australian green lacewing toughest: Study


September 10th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, September 10 (ANI): A new research has found that Australian lacewings build tougher silk than silkworms.Scientists at CSIRO Entomology have learnt that silk made by the common Australian green lacewing can ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New method uses electrolyzed water for more efficient fuel production


July 28th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 28 (ANI): A research conducted by researchers at the University of Illinois (U of I) has determined that using electrolyzed water rather than harsh chemicals could be a more effective ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bacteria can anticipate future and prepare for it


June 18th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 18 (ANI): Bacteria are hardwired to anticipate future and prepare for it, claim Israeli scientists.While analysing microorganisms' genetic networks, researchers from Tel Aviv University have found that bacteria can 'foresee' ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Researchers trick bacteria into generating own vaccine


February 25th, 2009 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 25 (IANS) Scientists have tricked bacteria into growing mutant sugar molecules on their cell surfaces that could be used against them as the key component in potent vaccines. Any resulting vaccines, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Coconut farmers defy government ban on production of ”Toddy”


January 28th, 2009 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
By Jehova Coimbatore, Jan 28 (ANI): Coconut and palm growers spearheaded an agitation in Tamil Nadu demanding the State Government to lift a ban on production and sale of ''Toddy'', a traditional ... Read more...

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Now, green hydrogen to provide clean electricity for vehicles


January 7th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 7 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists from University of Aberdeen have successfully produced hydrogen from the fermentation of crops.They believe that the process could significantly reduce future ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How gut bacteria can cause colon cancer


September 22nd, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 22 (ANI): American scientists claim to have uncovered how a common gut bacterium causes colon cancer.The researchers have found that a molecule produced by common gut bacteria Enterococcus faecalis ... Read more...

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New super vegetarian food with all the health benefits of meat


May 29th, 2008 - 2:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 29 (ANI): A scientist has developed a new vegetarian food, called tempe , that not only bolsters a persons uptake of iron, but also provides a good set ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Drunken bats love to binge on junk food!


April 16th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 16 (ANI): If you consider drunken behaviour and junk food only humans domain, heres something interesting for you, under-the-influence bats are more likely than their sober counterparts to eat ... Read more...

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