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Scientists gain insight into ‘expertise’


July 24th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 24 (IANS) Using a traditional Chinese board game and artificial intelligence (AI), scientists have figured out how people become experts in their chosen fields.Expertise is a special knowledge ... Read more...

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Brain bypass regenerates lost brain tissue


April 25th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 25 (IANS) Neurosurgeons have successfully regenerated lost brain tissue through brain bypass surgery in patients whose blood flow to the organ was impaired by strokes. This loss of ... Read more...

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Brain’s ‘radio stations’ have a lot to tell scientists


February 9th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): The frequency of when and where does the brain becomes active for many years can be a source of important insights, suggests a new study.Researchers at the Washington ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

U. S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Expected To Be Released On Friday


January 20th, 2011 - 8:26 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The citizens of Arizona witnessed the death of six people on Tuscon shooting on January 8, 2011. 14 other people were also wounded as the gunman ... Read more...

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Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords was Palin’s target over ‘health care reform’ backing


January 9th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): Gabrielle Giffords, who is in critical condition after being shot in Tucson, had become a target of potential presidential candidate Sarah Palin in the mid-term elections last ... Read more...

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US Police looking for second Arizona shooting suspect


January 9th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A second suspect is being sought in connection with the deadly shooting in Tucson in the United States, that killed six people and wounded a dozen others, ... Read more...

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Shipment Of Human Heads Found In Arkansas Airport


June 21st, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): It was not less than a horror flick for a Southwest Airlines employee on Wednesday, when he found a box filled with 40 ... Read more...

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US doctor removes terminal brain tumour using ‘magic eraser’


June 9th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, June 9 (ANI): A US doctor has successfully removed a terminal brain tumour from a little boy's brain stem by using a "magic eraser".According to Xinhua, Saint John's Health Centre ... Read more...

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Deep brain stimulation succeeds in treating severe depression


January 9th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 9 (ANI): Experts have been successfully able to treat a patient suffering from severe depression by stimulating the habenula, a tiny nerve structure in the brain.A team of neurosurgeons at ... Read more...

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New miniature, hand-held microscope easily identifies brain tumours


November 12th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Neurosurgeons at Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Centre have developed a new microscope that will help easily identify brain tumours and precisely remove it ... Read more...

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Natural hydrogel may boost spinal cord healing


September 18th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 18 (ANI): A jab of biomaterial gel into a spinal cord injury site may significantly improve healing, according to researchers at the Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and ... Read more...

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‘NASA nose’ potent new weapon against brain cancer


May 4th, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 4 (IANS) An electronic 'nose' developed by NASA for air quality monitoring on Space Shuttle Endeavour can also act as a potent new weapon against brain cancer. The 'nose' can detect ... Read more...

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NASA’s electronic nose can detect brain cancer cells


May 1st, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Researchers have found that an electronic nose developed for air quality monitoring on Space Shuttle Endeavour can also be used to detect cancerous brain cells.The finding can open ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Spine surgeons to attend international conference in Chennai today


January 23rd, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Jan 23 (ANI): A three-day Conference of Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSICON) is being held here.Association of Spine Surgeons of India (ASSI) which organises the conference annually has ... Read more...

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Researchers grow new spine discs for bad backs


January 20th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Researchers are growing new spine discs for those who suffer from severe degenerative disc disease.Neurosurgeons can now remove the affected intervertebral discs (IVDs) after which they fuse the ... Read more...

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Doctor cleared of British terror plot, free to return to work for NHS


January 17th, 2009 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Neurosurgeon Mohammed Asha, who was acquitted of any link to the London and Glasgow car bomb attacks, has been granted bail and is free to return to ... Read more...

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N. Korea releases pictures of Kim to end sickness rumors


November 3rd, 2008 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov.3 (ANI): North Korea has released photographs of its leader Kim Jong-il in an attempt to quell growing reports of his ill health. The photographs shows the "Dear Leader" at ... Read more...

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New brain map technology set to revolutionise disease diagnoses


June 17th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , June 17 (ANI): In a ground-breaking move, researchers at the Howard Florey Institute in Melbourne are developing a new technology to create individualised brain maps that will change the ... Read more...

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Robot performs world’s first surgery to remove brain tumour


May 18th, 2008 - 10:40 am ICT by admin
Toronto, May 18 (IANS) Canadian doctors have created history by performing the world's first robotic surgery to remove brain tumour. In the landmark surgery, neurosurgeons at Calgary's Foothills Medical Centre guided a ... Read more...

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Bangalore doctors successfully complete 40-hour-long surgery on child


November 14th, 2007 - 8:38 am ICT by admin
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