molecular networks

Genes invest you with unique facial identity

September 14th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Amsterdam, Sep 14 (IANS) Scientists have isolated genes that shape our facial form and structure, besides explaining why twins and siblings have more similar faces than unrelated people.This study, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Research reveals how much of mom, dad are active in us

September 6th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 6 (IANS) The massive Encyclopaedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) reveals a human genome infinitely richer and more complex than envisioned even a decade ago, including how much of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Scientists record first ever image of molecule’s structure

August 29th, 2009 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 29 (IANS) Scientists have recorded the first ever image of a molecule's "anatomy" with unprecedented clarity, using a complex technique known as non-contact atomic force microscopy. The results could greatly impact ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Molecule behind diverse human chronic inflammatory diseases identified

September 16th, 2008 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 16 (ANI): Virginia Tech researchers have uncovered a common connection between the cellular innate immunity network and chronic inflammatory diseases like atherosclerosis, Type 2 Diabetes, and neurodegenerative diseases. Research leader ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Scientists track effects of addictive drugs on brain

May 17th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 17 (ANI): A research team, led by an Indian scientist, may have unlocked the key to better understanding the effects of addictive drugs on the human brain.According to the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Biological clock of plants is sensitive to nutrient status

March 16th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 16 (ANI): An international team of researchers have identified that the master gene controlling the biological clock in plants is sensitive to nutrient status.The study was conducted by a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |