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Monkeys too are racists: Study

April 10th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10 (ANI): We know that many people are prejudiced towards others based on group affiliations - be they racial, ethnic or religious.Now, a new research, using monkeys and led ... Read more...

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Why some monkeys are resistant to AIDS

June 30th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): Scientists may have found an answer to why some monkeys don't develop AIDS, despite being infected by the simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV), the monkey equivalent of HIV.The findings ... Read more...

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Right balance of proteins, not cutting calories, ‘key’ to longevity

December 3rd, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): A diet containing just the right mix of proteins may be more important than reducing calories for a long and healthy life, according to new study on fruit ... Read more...

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Lucknow zoo in search of right mates

October 22nd, 2008 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
By Kamna Mathur Lucknow, Oct.22 (ANI): Authorities at a Lucknow zoo are faced with an unusual problem after observing that many animals at the zoo dont have fellows to pair. Hence, they ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan border fence affecting wildlife

June 2nd, 2008 - 8:55 am ICT by admin
By Binoo Joshi Jammu, June 2 (IANS) The barbed wire fence between India and Pakistan and the landmine fields laid to prevent infiltration of militants has had a tragic fallout - on wildlife. ... Read more...

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US researchers successfully clone Rhesus Monkey

November 15th, 2007 - 6:52 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 15 (ANI): US researchers have reportedly created cloned embryos from an adult monkey, paving the way for human cloning in the future.Led by Shoukhrat M Mitalipov, the research team was ... Read more...

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