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DNA tests may also inadvertently reveal incest


February 11th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Baylor College of Medicine researchers using DNA microarrays to identify developmental disabilities or congenital anomalies in kids unexpectedly found that some have been conceived through incest.This has raised ... Read more...

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Aborigines to oversee asteroid hunting spacecraft landing to ensure safety of sacred sites


June 12th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 12 (ANI): Aborigines, the indigenous Australian people, will be the first to see the release of a capsule under the Japanese space probe above the Outback this weekend.The decision has ... Read more...

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Age-associated defects in schizophrenia identified


March 2nd, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): In a report, scientists have claimed that a powerful gene network analysis has revealed surprising new insights into how gene regulation and age play a role in schizophrenia.The ... Read more...

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Economic impact of Arctic melt could amount to 2.4 trillion dollars by 2050


February 8th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): In a new report, scientists have determined that the economic impact of losing the Arctic's climate-cooling services could total a minimum 2.4 trillion dollars by the year 2050.According ... Read more...

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Extra helpings of dessert target waistline


December 1st, 2009 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 1 (IANS) Extra helpings of gravy and dessert which are high in fat and sugar activate genes that cause our bodies to store too much fat, says a study. This ... Read more...

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Climate change mitigation strategies ignore carbon cycling processes of inland waters


September 2nd, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): In a new report, scientists have determined that climate change mitigation strategies ignore carbon cycling processes of inland waters.Scientists from the University of Vienna, Uppsala University in Sweden, ... Read more...

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Climate change may make forests carbon emitters than absorbers


April 17th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 17 (ANI): A new report has warned that climate change may make forests release huge quantities of carbon and create a situation in which they do more to accelerate warming ... Read more...

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Nanoparticles in personal care products may be harmful to environment


March 27th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 27 (ANI): In a new report, scientists have determined that nanoparticles in cosmetics, sunscreens, and hundreds of other personal care products may be harmful to the environment.Their report was part ... Read more...

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Antibodies take ‘evolutionary leaps’ to battle microbes


January 10th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 10 (IANS) Antibodies take 'evolutionary leaps' to battle viruses and bacteria that rapidly evolve with every sneeze, sniffle, and cough, especially during the cold and flu season. A new report ... Read more...

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Abrupt climate shifts may come within decades


December 20th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): A new U.S. government report has determined that abrupt climate shifts resulting in rising sea levels and severe droughts, may come within decades, which is sooner than ... Read more...

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Sensitive nanowire disease detectors developed


October 11th, 2008 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): Scientists at Yale University have created nanowire sensors with simple microprocessor electronics, which are not only sensitive but also specific enough to be used for point-of-care (POC) ... Read more...

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Don’t buy a house too close to beach, experts warn


April 17th, 2008 - 9:37 am ICT by admin
By Ivonne Marschall Vienna, April 17 (DPA) Global sea levels are likely to rise faster than predicted by the United Nations climate panel, possibly endangering millions in developing countries, say scientists. The increase ... Read more...

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