miniscule amounts

Harnessing deadly fumes to reverse heart disease?


August 3rd, 2012 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Scientists may have hit upon a unique method to open up clogged arteries and reverse heart disease -- using toxic chemicals in vehicle exhaust fumes for ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Fruit flies employ stabilizer reflex to recover from midflight stumbles


March 2nd, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 2 (ANI): New observations by scientists indicate that fruit flies use an automatic stabilizer reflex that helps them recover with precision from midflight stumbles.The aerial maneuvers of fruit flies were ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Colorful art may date back to 4,000 years to ancient Egypt


August 12th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 12 (ANI): An improvement in microscopic dye analysis is allowing scholars to study the origins and histories of ancient, colorful art, which may date back to some 4,000 years to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Bionic nose’ to sniff out cancer, bombs and impure water


March 31st, 2009 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel have developed a device, dubbed a 'bionic nose', which can be used to detect microscopic signs of cancer, bombs and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nanoscale device may revolutionise spin electronics


November 3rd, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 3 (ANI): An Indian-origin scientists research team at Boston University has joined forces with collaborators from Germany, France and Korea to create a nanoscale torsion resonator for measuring miniscule ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How gastric reflux may trigger asthma identified


July 22nd, 2008 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Researchers at Duke University Medical Center claim to have identified how GERD, or gastroesophageal reflux disease, drives the development of asthma.Dr. Shu Lin, an assistant professor of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Estrogen present in municipal wastewater can wreak havoc on sex lives of fish


February 17th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has shed more light on the dangers of flushing toxic chemicals into the ecosystem through municipal sewer systems, by finding that the miniscule amounts of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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