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New shot could reverse arthritis


April 8th, 2012 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 8 (IANS) The discovery of a new molecule kartogenin may help encourage damaged cartilage regenerate and reverse debilitating conditions like arthritis. Currently these is no cure for the ... Read more...

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This supercomputer can process tsunami of data!


April 25th, 2011 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Gordon, a cutting edge supercomputer, can process a tsunami of digital information, besides tackling new challenges in data storage and massive datasets. "Gordon is a supercomputer ... Read more...

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Scientists illuminate cell pathway key to insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes


February 25th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Scientists have shed new light on the problem of insulin resistance, and identified the key participants in a molecular pathway that holds therapeutic promise for reducing the severity ... Read more...

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Scientists one step closer to universal flu vaccine


October 22nd, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 22 (ANI): Researchers at Scripps Research Institute in la Jolla, California, teamed up with Peter Palese and colleagues at Mount Sinai MedicalSchool in New York to test a protein ... Read more...

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Now, smartphone app to send grumpy messages to careless fellow drivers


September 18th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): Road rage, a nuisance to sooth-flowing traffic, may soon become a thing of the past - courtesy a new smartphone app called Bump.Sending a grumpy message to a ... Read more...

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Kourtney Kardashian sued by clothing company


July 14th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 14 (ANI): Reality TV celebrity Kourtney Kardashian has been sued by a clothing apparel company for children.The lawsuit was filed on July 1, 2010 in Van Nuys, California by ... Read more...

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Cancer Cells May Kill Themselves On Taking A Painkiller


June 21st, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A U.S. research study has suggested that a painkiller may stimulate the cancer cells to kill themselves. The researchers of the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research ... Read more...

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How did eggs and sperm evolve?


April 17th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Scientists have disclosed the secret behind the biggest question in reproductive science-why most sexually reproducing organisms have two contrasting sex cells: large, immobile eggs and plentiful smaller, motile ... Read more...

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La Jolla Bank Seized By Federal Regulators On Friday


February 20th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri San Diego, California, Feb 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a development that has created sensation in the economic circle, Federal Regulators seized a total of 4 banks on Friday, taking the ... Read more...

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Hypothesis on mystery of dengue virus infection confirmed


February 12th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): La Jolla Institute scientists have proved a hypothesis that said antibodies contribute to severe dengue virus-induced disease.The findings of the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology have ... Read more...

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The Appeal Of A Christmas Story Still Remains Unfazed


December 10th, 2009 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are a lot of people who love watching Christmas themed movies during the holidays and the days leading to Christmas. It is the time ... Read more...

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What makes pandemic H1N1 tick


November 17th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 17 (ANI): Scientist have come one step closer to understanding why the pandemic H1N1 virus, commonly known as "swine flu," is lower than expected in older adults as it continues ... Read more...

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‘Holy Grail’ of regenerative medicine found?


November 4th, 2009 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): A new study of zebrafish has put scientists in the U.S. a step closer to unravelling the mechanism behind body part regeneration, a power possessed by some animals ... Read more...

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Leon Roach Killed After Landing On His Head During Training


September 7th, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez A 19 year old boy named Leon Roach was killed when his head crashed against the hard concrete floor, after a bad landing while performing a pole vault.The 19 ... Read more...

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Earth Quake Hits San Diego


July 12th, 2009 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
An earthquake of the magnitude of 4.0 that has struck off the coast of San Diego on Saturday, July 11, morning, shook the adjoining area quite violently. There has been no reports ... Read more...

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Hair cells may revolutionise inherited diseases’ treatments


June 1st, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 1 (ANI): Creating healthy cells from flakes of skin and strands of hair plucked from patients, a team of U.S.-based scientists have made a big leap towards developing a potential ... Read more...

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Jennifer Grosso, the sole witness against Bird Rock Bandits receives Courage Award


May 3rd, 2009 - 3:24 am ICT by GD
The Bird Rock Bandits have been involved in a number of clashes and misdeeds on the beach at Windansea for more than two years. They have been accused of creating a nuisance ... Read more...

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”Leaky” brain cells linked to ageing


January 24th, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): As we age, the barrier between the nucleus and the rest of the brain cell grows leakier, says a new study, which claims that reversing this "leakiness" ... Read more...

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Michael Crichton dies of cancer at 66


November 7th, 2008 - 5:05 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Best selling novel "Jurassic Park" author Michael Crichton died unexpectedly of cancer on Tuesday, November 4. in Los Angeles. He was 66 year-old.His family released a statement through a publicist, called Crichton's ... Read more...

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Potent greenhouse gas more common in atmosphere than estimated


October 24th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new research has indicated that a powerful greenhouse gas is at least four times more prevalent in the atmosphere than previously estimated. The research, based on data ... Read more...

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Scientists create stem cells without using cancer-causing viruses


September 26th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 26 (ANI): Biologists at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, U.S., have shown that it is possible to reprogram adult cells back to an embryonic state without using viruses ... Read more...

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New killer whale types at risk from Antarctic warming


August 5th, 2008 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 5 (ANI): A new study has indicated that two newly identified types of killer whales that hunt prey off of Antarctic sea ice risk losing food sources to global ... Read more...

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Exercise mimicking pills - a threat to Beijing Olympics


August 1st, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
London , Aug 1 (ANI): With the Beijing Olympics just around the corner, theres a new threat looming over the Games two new undetectable drugs that could make all the difference ... Read more...

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Scientists find features of mammalian sleep in birds


June 27th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): American scientists have unearthed evidence of mammalian-like sleep in birds by studying zebra flinches.The study conducted by experts at the Salk Institute for Biological Sciences in ... Read more...

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Indian-origin researcher shows YouTube bird-dance video was real


June 26th, 2008 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): An Indian-origin researchers in California has come up with the first genuine evidence of animal dancing, by studying the same cockatoo that was seen blopping to pop ... Read more...

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Time reversal method may facilitate wireless broadband communication under the sea


June 26th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 26 (ANI): American and Italian researchers say that a technique called acoustic time reversal can facilitate wireless broadband communication under the sea, a task that has been difficult to ... Read more...

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Scientists unveil new mechanism by which body fights viruses


June 17th, 2008 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Scientists at the La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology (LIAI) have unearthed a hitherto unknown mechanism by which the body fights a virus.The researchers say ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods wins US Open


June 17th, 2008 - 7:07 am ICT by IANS
DPA La Jolla (California), June 17 (DPA) Tiger Woods Monday won his 14th major after beating Rocco Mediate on the first hole of a sudden-death play-off. The 32-year-old was lying one shot behind ... Read more...

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Woods stumbles, but maintains for tie at US Open golf


June 16th, 2008 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
DPA La Jolla (California), June 16 (DPA) World No.1 golfer Tiger Woods produced one more piece of US Open magic Sunday, draining a 15-foot birdie putt on the 72nd hole, to force a ... Read more...

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Statins may help lower blood pressure


April 15th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Medication taken to lower blood cholesterol levels known as statins may also help reduce blood pressure says a new study.The study was carried out by researchers at ... Read more...

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Small molecule miRNAs control female mouse fertility: Study


April 9th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 9 (ANI): A new study has suggested that small molecules, known as miRNAs, not only regulate the conversion of genetic information into proteins, but also control the fertility ... Read more...

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Mechanism regulating growth, differentiation of adult muscle stem cells identified


December 8th, 2007 - 8:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 8 (ANI): A recent study has revealed the mechanism which regulates the growth and differentiation of muscle stem cells that aid in repairing injured muscles.The study was carried by ... Read more...

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