Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 15:00
In a new research, scientists cured lab animals of intestinal worms that belong to a family of parasites, which currently infect 1.5 billion people, by feeding them a modified version of a common human dietary supplement.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 09:30
Scientists said Wednesday they had found evidence that SARS-like coronaviruses can jump straight from a type of Chinese bat to humans without the need for an intermediary animal "host".
Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 11:56
Indian-born Australian researcher is studying pigs to find out why humans indulge in excessive eating.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 22:16
Two new studies have identified mutations that increase the infectivity of H5N1 and H7N9 viruses through improved binding to receptors in the human respiratory tract.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013, 14:15
A new study led by scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) focusing on an extraordinary family of cow antibodies points to new ways to make human medicines.
Last Updated: Friday, June 07, 2013, 18:00
As male superb lyrebirds sing, they often move their bodies to the music in a choreographed way, adding evidence from human cultures around the world that music and dance are deeply intertwined activities.
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A new study from MIT led by an Indian origin scientist has identified influenza viruses circulating in pigs and birds that could pose a risk to humans.