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IGNOU celebrates International Year of Chemistry


October 13th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) A two-day national conference on chemistry was launched Thursday at the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry. The ... Read more...

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Soy-based drug ‘may stop prostate cancer spread’


November 9th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 09 (ANI): Researchers have found that a new, non-toxic drug made from a chemical in soy could prevent the movement of cancer cells from the prostate to the rest of ... Read more...

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Pistachios ‘can cut lung cancer risk’


December 9th, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A daily dose of pistachios can help keep lung cancer at bay, concludes a new study.According to data presented at the American Association for Cancer Research Frontiers in ... Read more...

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Coffee ‘cuts advanced prostate cancer risk’


December 8th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): Researchers have associated coffee consumption with reduced risk of advanced prostate cancer.The finding has been presented at the American Association for Cancer Research Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research ... Read more...

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Fish may help cut colon cancer risk


December 8th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): Long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, primarily found in fish and seafood, can help reduce risk of colon cancer, says a new study.The study has been presented at the American ... Read more...

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15mins of exercise a day can cut death rate in prostate cancer patients


December 8th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): Fifteen minutes of exercise everyday can decrease overall mortality rates in patients with prostate cancer, says a new study.The study was presented at the American Association for Cancer ... Read more...

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AIIMS scientists identify two common HPV genotypes in northern India


October 11th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): Researchers from All India Institute of Medical Sciences have identified two common types of HPV viruses responsible for causing cervical cancer, a vaccination for which could eliminate 75 ... Read more...

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Scientists discover life beneath extreme environments


November 18th, 2008 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 18 (ANI): Scientists have described apparently productive ecosystems in two places where life was not known before, under the Antarctic ice sheet, and above concentrated salt lakes beneath the ... Read more...

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Eating salads, working in the garden may reduce lung cancer risk


December 8th, 2007 - 12:33 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): Researchers at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center have linked diet and gardening to a reduced risk of lung cancer.According to them, by simply eating ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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