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New find: brain tumours in fruit fly mimic genetic program of germline cells

December 25th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that some brain tumours in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster mimic the genetic program of germline cells to grow.And removing some of these genes leads ... Read more...

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Genetic trigger for disease-fighting antibodies identified

July 17th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0Washington, July 17 (ANI): Scientists from La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology have identified a specific gene that signals body to produce antibodies to fight disease-causing viruses and other ... Read more...

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Why is the sun’s core cooler than its crust?

March 7th, 2008 - 10:54 am ICT by admin
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Why is our sun's outer crust some 200-300 times hotter than its core? One lot of astrophysicists claimed to have the answer last year. But now another group ... Read more...

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