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Why humans actively help each other


May 4th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): Using simple robots to simulate genetic evolution over hundreds of generations, Swiss scientists have shed light on why do most social animals, including humans, go out of their ... Read more...

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Targeted photodynamic therapy offers hope for skin cancer patients


April 12th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 12 (ANI): The latest research by UK and Swiss scientists has concluded that targeted photodynamic therapy could completely eradicate some models of cancer.The team linked light-sensitive molecules with antibodies that ... Read more...

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Now, 100K times more efficient transistors possible using molybdenite


January 31st, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Smaller and more energy-efficient electronic chips are on their way as Swiss scientists have found a material-molybdenite- that has distinct advantages over traditional silicon or graphene for use ... Read more...

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Coming soon: Banana smoothies enriched with nano-sized minerals


June 11th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A simple banana smoothie, enriched with nano-sized minerals could soon make billions of people in developing countries healthier.Scientists from Switzerland have designed new iron and zinc nanoparticles that ... Read more...

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Now, plastic wraps ‘to sniff’ fresh veg


April 26th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 26 (ANI): Always get confused while judging vegetables in the supermarket are fresh or not? Well, a plastic wrap could now solve your problem.Smart plastic wrappers could let shoppers ... Read more...

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Eyes alert us to approaching objects before brain notices


September 7th, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by ANI
London, September 7 (ANI): Swiss scientists have discovered a kind of eye cells that can alert people to any objects drawing near, without taking the brain's help.Botond Roska and his colleagues ... Read more...

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Male seahorses prefer large females


July 8th, 2009 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Swiss scientists have found that male seahorses have a strong preference for large females when it comes to selecting a mating partner.According to Beat Mattle and Tony Wilson ... Read more...

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Stem cell studies give further clues to cancer proliferation and potential treatments


February 14th, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 14 (ANI): Swiss scientists are studying stem cells to deepen their understanding of how cancer cells grow and how they can be killed, while a UK research team has achieved ... Read more...

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