imaging technologies

‘Nokia regaining lost ground in handset market’

June 7th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 7 (IANS) Finnish telecom giant Nokia is regaining its lost ground in the global handset market, thanks to a strategy it adopted in 2011, said an official here. ... Read more...

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Malaria parasites caught in act of invading cells

January 20th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 20 (IANS) Scientists relying on new imaging technologies have for the first time caught malaria parasites in the act of invading red blood cells (RBCs). Researchers from the Walter and ... Read more...

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Researchers ‘watch’ formation of cells’ protein factories for first time

October 30th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): The Scripps Research Institute's team has revealed the first-ever pictures of the formation of cells' "protein factories," which is likely unravel complexities of the cell and lead to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Israel, Google to bring Dead Sea Scrolls online

October 20th, 2010 - 6:20 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Oct 20 (IANS) Israel and Google have joined forces to put the Dead Sea Scrolls, the oldest surviving biblical texts, online, Xinhua reported.The scrolls, housed at the Shrine of the Book ... Read more...

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Sheryl Crow opens breast cancer centre in LA

August 25th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 25 (ANI): Grammy-winner Sheryl Crow, who is a breast cancer survivor, has opened a state-of-the art centre in Los Angeles to aid early detection of the deadly disease.The Sheryl ... Read more...

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New technique creates 3D image of melanoma

August 12th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): With the help of a new imaging technology, scientists say it is possible to create a three-dimensional image of the most deadliest form of skin cancer.Melanoma is one ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Our brains much more similar to birds’ than we thought

July 3rd, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): It has long been believed that the brains of humans and other mammals differed from the brains of other animals, such as birds. But a new study has ... Read more...

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New generation of lenses to improve radar, telecom

December 21st, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 21 (IANS) Scientists have invented a new generation of lenses which can radically improve the capabilities of telecom or radar systems, providing greater perspective and detail. A team of engineers, which ... Read more...

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Underwater robots to rapidly identify potential threats in murky waters

July 5th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 5 (ANI): A team of scientists is developing novel underwater laser networking and imaging technologies that will be used onboard a group of small, co-operating robots, which will be able ... Read more...

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Human eye-inspired flexible photo-detector can revolutionise photography

January 14th, 2009 - 11:26 am ICT by ANI
Washington, January 14 (ANI): University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers claim that they have created a human eye-inspired photo-detector, which can do away with the oft-noticed problem of distortion in snaps clicked with ... Read more...

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