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Video captures protein traffic inside brain cell


August 23rd, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) Using a new imaging technique, scientists have created spectacular video footage on the movement of proteins inside a neuron (brain cell)."Your brain is being disassembled and ... Read more...

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GE Healthcare’s new imaging system captures live cells


November 1st, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 1 (IANS) The US-based GE Healthcare's firm Applied Precision Inc Tuesday unveiled a high-end resolution imaging machine that will capture live cells to understand the mechanism in diseases ... Read more...

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Brain ‘network maps’ reveal clue to mental decline in old age


February 9th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): An Australian study has revealed that the human brain operates as a highly interconnected small-world network - and not as a collection of discrete regions as previously believed ... 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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New imaging technique may reduce lymphedema in breast cancer patients


December 13th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): Scientists have used a new imaging technique that may help in reducing lymphedema in breast cancer patients by 55 percent.Researchers at the Mayo Clinic reported that integrating single ... Read more...

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New prostate cancer imaging technique can ’see’ tumors grow


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): With the help of a new imaging technique, scientists have found a way to measure aggressiveness and growth of prostate cancer tumors in real time.Researchers say being able ... Read more...

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New Imaging technique accurately identifies cancer cells


November 25th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): An imaging technique that uses laser light to identify cancer cells has been developed by a team of Illinois researchers.The research team demonstrated the novel microscopy technique, called ... Read more...

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New imaging technique sheds light on inflammation


October 16th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): Using an innovative new imaging technique, researchers at the University of Calgary Faculty of Medicine are studying how white blood cells (called neutrophils) respond to inflammation, and have ... 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...

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Study shows female insects prefer ‘hot’ males


May 19th, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): A new imaging study has shown that female damselflies prefer 'hot' males.Scientists found that males that warm their bodies by flying in the sun are indeed 'hot stuff' ... Read more...

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Full-body scans introduced at Canadian airports


January 6th, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 6 (IANS) Canada is introducing full-body searches for passengers flying to the US. Making this announcement Tuesday, Canadian Transport Minister John Baird said millions of passengers flying to the US each ... Read more...

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Scientists find an easy way to examine world’s thinnest material


December 24th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 24 (ANI): Scientists at Northwestern University, US, have used the dye fluorescein as an easy way to examine the thinnest material in the world.Jiaxing Huang, assistant professor of materials science ... Read more...

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Potential new imaging technique ‘helps identify malignant breast tumours’


December 18th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): A research team led by an Indian-origin scientist from Kimmel Cancer Centre at Jefferson has come up with a novel imaging technique that would help identify malignant breast ... Read more...

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New imaging technique shows different heart motions in men, women


December 9th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Researchers from University Hospital Freiburg in Germany have developed a novel imaging technique that has shown fundamental differences in heart motion by age and gender.The new imaging technique, ... Read more...

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Pak using American imaging system to hit Taliban targets with F-16s


October 19th, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct. 19 (ANI): As part of their Waziristan offensive, the Pakistani military has begun hitting crucial Taliban targets with the help of a new imaging system that Americans have quietly ... Read more...

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New scan to track skin cancer early undergoing trials


October 6th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 6 (IANS) A new imaging agent could help to save innumerable lives by tracking melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer, at an early stage. Ivan Greguric and colleagues working ... Read more...

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New imaging technique helps pinpoint tinnitus in brain


October 4th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 4 (ANI): American doctors believe that it is possible to pinpoint the area of the brain that is activated when a person suffers from tinnitus, a chronic ringing of the ... Read more...

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Scientists to create 3D ‘touch-and-feel’ genetic images of cancer


September 27th, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 27 (ANI): A team of scientists is all set to create a three-dimensional patient imaging system that will allow surgeons to view and virtually 'touch' genetic images of cancer.The 3D ... Read more...

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New technique to make drug designing cost-effective


August 14th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 14 (ANI): MIT chemists have devised a new method that would offer drug designers more flexibility and cost efficiency in designing new drugs.They have found a novel way to add ... Read more...

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Soon, intelligent harvesting robots to take over UK farmers


August 12th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): British researchers are working on developing intelligent harvesting robots that may soon minimise wastage and solve an impending problem of labour shortage for UK farmers.Annual waste for certain ... Read more...

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New tool may track thickening of artery wall


August 3rd, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) Scientists have developed a new chemical imaging technique which could one day help in the fight against atherosclerosis, the condition in which an artery wall thickens as a ... Read more...

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New chemical imaging technique may help combat atherosclerosis


August 1st, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 1 (ANI): A novel chemical imaging technique, called Attenuated Total Reflection Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopic Imaging (ATR-FTIR imaging), may one day help fight atherosclerosis, say researchers.Atherosclerosis is the disease underlying ... Read more...

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Advanced ground-penetrating radar may be used to spot tunnels dug by criminals


June 30th, 2009 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Patrol agents along the US border are using a sophisticated ground penetrating radar to spot illegal tunnels dug by criminals.While most tunnels are used to move drugs or ... Read more...

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Novel imaging technology reveals ’silent’ heart attack prevalence


April 21st, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): Individuals are often stunned when they undergo routine tests and find that they have had a heart attack. Now, a new research suggests that the so-called "silent" attacks ... Read more...

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New imaging pinpoints 5 mn atoms in protective coat of virus


February 17th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) A new image of a virus' protective coat, which took more than three years to create, contains some five million atoms in exact configuration which could help scientists ... Read more...

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Fluorescent proteins help scientists see cancer molecules


January 26th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) Novel new tools, developed by researchers, can now spotlight cellular molecules inside a cancer cell, transforming biomedical research. They are photoactivatable fluorescent proteins (PAFPs) and other fluorescent ... Read more...

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New imaging tool helps scientists ’see’ cell molecules more clearly


January 20th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) A powerful new tool can image single molecules in a cell, with much greater clarity and speed, compared to existing methods. The new tool, dubbed liquid scanning ... Read more...

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New imaging technique detects bacteria in infections


December 23rd, 2008 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 23 (IANS) A sensitive imaging technique relying on bioluminescence enables scientists to detect bacteria in chronic infections. For instance, Listeria monocytogenes is a type of pathogenic bacteria that can cause ... Read more...

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Neurons behind our ability to learn from experience identified


December 9th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Scientists from the University of Washington have identified neurons behind one of the most plaguing questions of all time people and animals learn from experience.By using a ... Read more...

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New device may revolutionize breast cancer screening


November 12th, 2008 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): The world''s first radar breast imaging system, developed by scientists at Bristol University, may revolutionise the way women are scanned for breast cancer.The system is being tested ... Read more...

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Travellers will be ”virtually stripped at Melbourne airport


October 15th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 15 (ANI): For the next six weeks, travellers entering or leaving Melbourne Airport shall be virtually stripped for security purposes.Transport security authorities are trialling the new "X-ray backscatter" body ... Read more...

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Novel imaging technology for easy detection of vulnerable plaque


October 13th, 2008 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 13 (ANI): A new imaging technology, known as optical coherence tomography (OCT), has been shown to be the best tool for diagnosing vulnerable plaque in coronary arteries, say researchers.Vulnerable ... Read more...

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Lure of reward and fear of failure do constant battle in our brains


October 10th, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
Washington, October 10 (ANI): A new imaging study has revealed that the battle between lure of reward and fear of failure is rooted in the brains architecture. Neuroscientists at the USC ... Read more...

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Every visitor will be ”virtually stripped at EU airports by 2010


October 1st, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Two years from now when a person will enter any European Union airport shall be virtually stripped for security purposes.By 2010 airports at EU will be installing ... Read more...

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New imaging system may help understand how pre-cancerous mutations arise


July 22nd, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Biological engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say that they have developed a new imaging system that may help understand origins of cancer.The researchers ... Read more...

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