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Scientists develop new salmonella test that makes food safer


November 23rd, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): Researchers from University of Missouri have developed a new test for salmonella in poultry and eggs that will produce faster and more accurate results than most currently available ... Read more...

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Faster salmonella detection now possible with new technique


May 5th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): Using a new technology, a scientist is working on a faster method to detect and genetically identify salmonella from contaminated foods.Byron Brehm-Stecher, an Iowa State University researcher, wants ... Read more...

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DRDO develops swine flu detection kit: Antony


November 23rd, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) A premier defence laboratory has developed a swine flu detection kit and the process for transferring the technology for commercialization has also been initiated, parliament was informed ... Read more...

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HPV vaccine could save women from breast cancer


September 4th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 4 (ANI): Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine can prevent some forms of breast cancer in women and save thousands of lives each year, suggested an Australian study.Researchers at the University of ... Read more...

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New ultrasensitive electronic sensor to speed up DNA testing (corrected)


September 1st, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): Singapore scientists have developed a new ultrasensitive electronic sensor that would speed up DNA testing for disease diagnosis and biological research.The novel electronic sensor array would be rapid, ... Read more...

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New ultrasensitive electronic sensor to speed up DNA testing


August 27th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): Singapore scientists have developed a new ultrasensitive electronic sensor that would speed up DNA testing for disease diagnosis and biological research.The novel electronic sensor array would be rapid, ... Read more...

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Low cost bio-sensor can detect DNA in a jiffy


August 27th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) Scientists have come up with a novel electronic sensor that ensures faster, more accurate and cost-effective testing of DNA for diagnostics and biological research. Developed by the Singapore-based ... Read more...

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Scientists develop faster, more cost-effective DNA test for crime scenes


July 9th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): Scientists in Japan are reporting development of a faster, less expensive version of the fabled polymerase chain reaction (PCR), which is a DNA test widely used in criminal ... Read more...

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Scientists develop faster, cheaper DNA test for crimes


July 9th, 2009 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 9 (IANS) Scientists in Japan have developed a faster, cheaper and better DNA test for criminal investigations, diagnostics and other applications, according to the latest research. They reported a superior ... Read more...

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New study sheds light on evolution of malaria


December 26th, 2008 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): In a novel study, scientists have revealed that malarial parasites found in tree-dwelling rats share a close evolutionary relationship with Plasmodium falciparum, the deadly form of malaria ... Read more...

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Find out which medicine suits you, try genetic tests


June 6th, 2008 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, June 6 (IANS) Are you worried because a medicine prescribed by the doctor does not work for you? A biotech firm in Maharashtra is offering genetic tests that can ... Read more...

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Second ingredient in cigarette smoke that delays bone healing identified


March 4th, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by admin
Washington, March 4 (ANI): US researchers have identified a second ingredient in cigarette smoke that delays bone healing after fractures.A team of experts at the University of Rochester Medical Center had earlier ... Read more...

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Soon, a portable diagnostic system for foot-and-mouth disease and avian flu


November 14th, 2007 - 2:13 am ICT by admin
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