Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 14:54
A generally active life, even without regular exercise sessions, was tied to better heart health and greater longevity in a study of older Swedes.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 14:45
A team of researchers has identified a leukemia-specific stretch of DNA called an enhancer element that enables cancerous blood cells to proliferate in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), a devastating cancer that is incurable in 70 percent of patients.
Last Updated: Friday, October 25, 2013, 20:37
Scientists have identified thousands of enhancers in the human genome that influence the way facial features develop.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 18:31
In a breakthrough, scientists have successfully grown human hair follicles in the laboratory using circumcised foreskins from newborns.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 16:01
The union cabinet Thursday approved a three-tier network of laboratories across the country for managing epidemics and natural calamities, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 02, 2013, 12:26
New experimental results have shed light on how mammals act on the basis of sound cues.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 01, 2012, 16:00
Researchers at Baylor University’s Mind-Body Medicine Research Laboratory have found that clinical hypnosis can effectively reduce hot flashes and associated symptoms among postmenopausal women.
Last Updated: Friday, September 28, 2012, 23:37
The government will set up modern laboratories in 100 districts of the country for diagnosis of serious diseases including cancer and diabetes, Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said today.