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New research says glaucoma is in one’s genes

September 4th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Singapore, Sep 4 (IANS) Scientists have isolated three new genes linked to Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma (PACG), a leading cause of blindness, which affects 15 million people worldwide, 80 percent ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Delhi power firm, IIT tie-up to reduce power loss

July 13th, 2010 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) The BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) and the Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi have come together to improve the quality and reliability of power supply by reducing ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Pressure-cooking algae into a better biofuel

April 23rd, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 23 (IANS) Heating and squishing microalgae in a pressure-cooker can fast-forward the crude-oil-making process from millennia to minutes, a study has revealed. University of Michigan (U-M) researchers are working to understand ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |