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Revolutionary packaging could eliminate food poisoning

April 22nd, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 22 (IANS) Food poisoning could become a thing of the past thanks to a revolutionary packaging which changes colour to show when fresh produce has gone stale.Scientists have ... Read more...

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Australian honey highly potent against resistant bugs

March 2nd, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, March 2 (IANS) Honey from an Australian myrtle tree has shown the most potent effect against highly resistant bugs, scientists say.It could be used to treat drug-resistant bacterial infections ... Read more...

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Scientists develop painless method to prevent fatal blood clots

August 12th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Medical researchers have found a better way to prevent blood clots after joint replacement surgery, a condition that kills thousands every year. The research team, comprising scientists from ... Read more...

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Now, a biomaterial to rebuild broken bones

February 19th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 19 (ANI): In a major breakthrough towards rebuilding broken bones, Aussie scientists have created a synthetic biomaterial that encourages the body to create bone on its own.The biomaterial created ... Read more...

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Early birth control lowers risk of ovarian, uterine cancers later

October 21st, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Researchers have edged a step closer to understanding why past oral contraceptive use dramatically lowers the risk of ovarian and uterine cancers later in life. Latanya M. Scott ... Read more...

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