Saturday, July 13, 2024


Researchers discover new way concerning immune defence

Bonn , July 8 (ANI): Monocytes, a kind of white blood cell, generate cytokines, which are inflammatory messengers required for an adequate immune response....

Climate change behind 32% heat-related neonatal deaths in 29 countries — Nature Communications study

The study is among the 1st to look at impact of ambient temps on neonatal mortality in low & middle income countries in tropical environments like South Asia or sub-Saharan Africa.

IISER researchers discover potential for colorectal cancer treatment in enzyme that ‘plays dead’

An IISER Kolkata team pieced together how autoinhibition of surface receptor protein VEGFR1 works to prevent a cell from becoming malignant. Study published in Nature Communications.

Study gives insight into chemotherapy resistance in pancreatic cancer

California , July 5 (ANI): Due in part to its frequent treatment resistance, pancreatic cancer is an especially aggressive and challenging malignancy to treat....

Researchers discover new T cells, genes related to immune disorders

Tokyo , July 5 (ANI): A team of researchers has identified a number of uncommon helper T cell subtypes that are linked to immune...

Fossil of extinct human species Denisovan identified in Tibetan plateau, their diet pattern revealed

A Nature study shows that researchers identified a bone as being Denisovan & analysed other mammalian bones found at the site to find that the ancient humans fed on & processed these bones.

Study finds how new blood test helps improve cancer treatments

Zurich , July 2 (ANI): The likelihood that treatment will be successful for cancer increases with early detection. Almost every kind of cancer is...

Researchers find how physical exercise prevents nerve damage during chemotherapy

Basel , July 2 (ANI): Damage to nerves brought on by cancer therapies frequently results in symptoms that endure a lifetime. In some circumstances,...

Study reveals how intake of ultra-processed foods associated with increased risk of death

Chicago , July 1 (ANI): Older persons who reported consuming more ultra-processed foods were nearly 10 per cent more likely to die after a...

Study finds how depictions of depression are misleading

Turku , June 29 (ANI): According to a recent study conducted in Finland, people frequently receive inaccurate information on depression. The researchers claim that...

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Zomato has become the brand ambassador for food cheating between couples

Zomato’s new ‘order delete’ feature is teaching young people to pull off a nearly perfect lie in front of their parents and handing spouses the perfect weapon for food infidelity.

‘Robot tax' for AI-induced job loss & ‘wealth tax' on vacant land — RSS-affiliate SJM's Budget wish list

In pre-budget meeting held in June with Finance Minister Sitharaman, Swadeshi Jagran Manch suggested incentivising those generating more employment & measures to control food inflation.

BrahMos a wonderful symbol but Philippines lacks capability to operate, says Ashley Tellis

If a country did not have C4ISR capability, having a missile was a wonderful symbol but not of much operational use, says former senior adviser to US state department.

Modi's new universe: the normal irritants of democracy & awkward chai with Rahul Gandhi

Changed reality for Modi govt in its 3rd innings is by no means rise of a new phenomenon. It's a return to old normal where even majorities had to routinely wrestle with storied million mutinies.