Last Updated: Saturday, May 11, 2013, 11:39
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.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013, 15:39
The new drug is called cerebrolysin.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 21:20
To check spread of Japanese Encephalitis in the city, Delhi Government o Wednesday ordered screening of all pigs which are primary reservoirs of virus causing the disease.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 15, 2011, 22:32
17 blood samples collected from pigs by the MCD have tested positive for Japanese Encephalites virus.
Last Updated: Friday, July 01, 2011, 00:00
Genetically engineered pigs may someday overcome the severe donor organ shortage, and save human lives.
Last Updated: Monday, June 20, 2011, 00:00
Human organs could soon be grown inside pigs for use in transplant operations.
Last Updated: Monday, February 01, 2010, 00:00
New research by scientists in Canada has shown that pigs can spread the deadly Hendra virus to humans in the same way horses do.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 20, 2009, 00:00
The US has detected the first case of swine flu in pigs, the Department of Agriculture said Monday.